Recurrence of Subacute Stent Thrombosis and In-Stent Restenosis during Five Months after Stent Implantation in the LAD. A Case Report.

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島田, 弘英 ; 大和, 眞史 ; 櫻井, 俊平 ; 疋田, 博之 ; 池田, 修一 (2001)
  • Publisher: 信州医学会
  • Journal: 信州医学雑誌, volume 49, issue 3, pages 151-159
  • Subject: stent | ステント | 不安定狭心症 | unstable angina | subacute stent thrombosis | 亜急性ステント血栓症
    mesheuropmc: equipment and supplies | surgical procedures, operative | cardiovascular diseases

A coronary stent was deployed in the left anterior descending artery of an 82-year-old woman with unstable angina.Recurrence of subacute stent thrombosis and in-stent restenosis occurred frequently during the five months after initial stent implantation.Balloon angioplasty and cutting balloon angioplasty failed to prevent these complications,but they ceased after re-stenting in the initial stent.In this case,tissue protrusion through the stent strut, deformation of the coil stent and inadequate stent expansion were suspected as the cause of the subacute stent thrombosis and in-stent restenosis.
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