'Annuloplasty' of the proximal coronary bypass anastomosis

N. M. Katz

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A technique is described to reduce the size of the aortotomy after constructing the proximal coronary bypass anastomosis. It is used to avoid suture line hemorrhage and distortion of the proximal vein graft.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)288-289
Number of pages2
JournalAnnals of Thoracic Surgery
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1985
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Surgery

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