Percutaneous closure of a coronary aneurysm with a vein-coated stent

Luis Gruberg, Ariel Roguin, Rafael Beyar

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Coronary artery aneurysm is a rare but recognized complication following percutaneous intervention. We report the formation of such an aneurysm after recanalization with Excimer laser wire of a chronic totally occluded left anterior descending coronary artery and stent implantation and its subsequent treatment using an autologous vein graft-coated stent.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)308-310
Number of pages3
JournalCatheterization and Cardiovascular Diagnosis
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 1998
Externally publishedYes


  • Coronary artery aneurysm
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Excimer laser angioplasty

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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