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MINIMALLY INVASIVE: Image of a blocked section of the heart artery before PCI (percutaneous coronary intervention). Blood flow is restored using balloon catheters or stents to open up the blocked artery.

Making good decisions for a bad heart

There is hope even for patients with severe blockage of all the three major heart arteries
Oct 17, 2015 5:50 AM

MR A was found to have severe blockage of all the three major heart arteries resulting in compromised blood flow to the heart. This caused his heart to be significantly swollen and his pumping action of his left heart chamber (left ventricle or LV) was significantly impaired.

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