Vol 60, No 4 (2004)
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Published online: 2005-12-12
Submitted: 2012-12-28
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Thrombolysis and stent implantation in a child with an acute occlusion of the modified Blalock-Taussig shunt - a case report

Tomasz Moszura, Katarzyna Ostrowska, Paweł Dryżek, Jadwiga Moll, Andrzej Sysa
Kardiol Pol 2004;60(4):354-356.
Vol 60, No 4 (2004)
Other
Published online: 2005-12-12
Submitted: 2012-12-28

Abstract

Abstract: A case of a 5-year-old boy with complex heart disease and acute occlusion of modified Blalock-Taussig shunt is presented. The patient was treated with balloon angioplasty and local infusion of recombinant tissue plasminogen activator without persistent good effect. He was successful treated with the implantation of two coronary stents into the occluded shunt.

Abstract

Abstract: A case of a 5-year-old boy with complex heart disease and acute occlusion of modified Blalock-Taussig shunt is presented. The patient was treated with balloon angioplasty and local infusion of recombinant tissue plasminogen activator without persistent good effect. He was successful treated with the implantation of two coronary stents into the occluded shunt.
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Keywords

blalock-taussig shunt - ballon angioplasty - stent

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Title

Thrombolysis and stent implantation in a child with an acute occlusion of the modified Blalock-Taussig shunt - a case report

Journal

Kardiologia Polska (Polish Heart Journal)

Issue

Vol 60, No 4 (2004)

Pages

354-356

Published online

2005-12-12

Bibliographic record

Kardiol Pol 2004;60(4):354-356.

Keywords

blalock-taussig shunt - ballon angioplasty - stent

Authors

Tomasz Moszura
Katarzyna Ostrowska
Paweł Dryżek
Jadwiga Moll
Andrzej Sysa

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