Knotting of a Bypass Graft Catheter: Report of a Case

Gaw, Johnny; Matthews, Nur P.; Samant, Dinesh R.; Gadgil, Uday G.; Venkataraman, Kalyanasundaram
September 1986
Angiology;Sep1986, Vol. 37 Issue 9, p690
Academic Journal
A case of knotting of a bypass graft catheter during coronary arteriography is presented. An arteriotomy had to be done to remove the catheter. A possible mechanism causing this complication and precautions to avoid it are described.


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