Int J Angiol 2007; 16(1): 31-32
DOI: 10.1055/s-0031-1278242
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Treatment of a coronary artery aneurysm by use of a covered stent graft - a case report

Fuat Gundoğdu, Sakir Arslan, Eyup Buyukkaya, Huseyin Senocak
  • Department of Cardiology, Aziziye Hospital Faculty of Medicine, Ataturk University, Erzurum, Turkey
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27. April 2011 (online)


Coronary artery aneurysm is a rare finding at coronary angiography. Most coronary aneurysms remain asymptomatic. There is no consensus on its management; some advocate aggressive approach while others advocate conservative management. A case of coronary artery aneurysm successfully treated by implantation of a polytetrafluoroethylenecovered coronary stent is presented.