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Case report (case report): feedback on an observation with a short commentary.
Aortic valve lesion after coronary angiography.
Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery
Publication types: Case Reports ; Journal ArticlePublication Status: ppublish
A 56-year-old patient admitted to hospital for the suspicion of an acute coronary syndrome underwent coronary angiography without detection of significant lesions. Seven days later the echocardiography showed acute severe aortic valve insufficiency. Intraoperatively we found a perforated leaflet probably due to lesion during transcatheter procedure.
Acute Coronary Syndrome/radiography, Acute Coronary Syndrome/therapy, Acute Disease, Aortic Valve Insufficiency/etiology, Aortic Valve Insufficiency/surgery, Bioprosthesis, Coronary Angiography/adverse effects, Coronary Angiography/methods, Echocardiography/methods, Follow-Up Studies, Heart Catheterization/adverse effects, Heart Catheterization/methods, Heart Valve Prosthesis Implantation/methods, Humans, Iatrogenic Disease, Male, Middle Aged, Risk Assessment, Severity of Illness Index, Treatment Outcome
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