coronary endarterectomy

cor·o·nar·y end·ar·ter·ec·to·my

excision of occluding material, including intima and most of the media, from the coronary artery.
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Early results of coronary endarterectomy combined with coronary artery bypass grafting in patients with diffused coronary artery disease.
Prostacyclin reduces incidence of perioperative myocardial damage after coronary endarterectomy.
The Houston surgeons have used the procedure, called laser coronary endarterectomy, without perforating or charring any of the arterial walls.
Coronary endarterectomy (CE) offers an alternative choice of coronary artery reconstruction and revascularization.
For these patients, it is difficult to achieve adequate revascularization via CABG surgery alone, and coronary endarterectomy (CE) offers an alternative choice of coronary artery reconstruction and revascularization.
Long-term angiographic results of coronary endarterectomy.
CABG surgery with long coronary endarterectomy of the LAD.
Quantitative comparison of amounts of cross-sectional area narrowing in coronary endarterectomy specimens in patients having coronary artery bypass grafting to amounts of narrowing in the same artery in patients with fatal coronary artery disease studied at necropsy.