Combined Coronary and Lower Extremity Revascularization with Thoracotomy: A Case Report

Authors

  • Ibrahim Arif Tarhan
  • Mehmet Yilmaz
  • Ismail Yucesin Arslan
  • Tamer Kehlibar
  • Azmi Ozler

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.1532/HSF98.20061204

Abstract

Patients with the combination of coronary artery disease and peripheral vascular disease have multiple risk factors and manifest widespread vascular disease. Although indications of combined coronary and femoral revascularization are rare, a combined procedure is useful in selected patients. We report a patient who underwent a successful combined coronary and lower extremity revascularization with anterolateral limited thoracotomy.

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Published

2007-03-12

How to Cite

Tarhan, I. A., Yilmaz, M., Arslan, I. Y., Kehlibar, T., & Ozler, A. (2007). Combined Coronary and Lower Extremity Revascularization with Thoracotomy: A Case Report. The Heart Surgery Forum, 10(2), E168-E169. https://doi.org/10.1532/HSF98.20061204

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