Figure 1. Fluoroscopic images. A) Coronary angiogram showing the aneurysm (a) and dissection (d). B) Aortogram showing the device (*) deployed.
Chronic coronary aneurysms are present in 6% of patients with Kawasaki disease (KD) and are associated with long-term morbidity and mortality1,2. There are several interventional treatment options for coronary aneurysms3. Herein we report the first successful use of transcatheter occlusion of a huge left main coronary artery (LMCA) aneurysm due to KD with an AMPLATZER™ Muscular Ventricular Septal Occluder device (VSO; St. Jude Medical, St. Paul, MN, USA).
The 16-year-old male patient with previous history of KD ...
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