Pulmonary vein stenosis after atrial fibrillation ablation

EuroIntervention 2016;12:X31-X34. DOI: 10.4244/EIJV12SXA7

Erin A. Fender
Erin A. Fender, MD; Douglas L. Packer, MD; David R. Holmes Jr*, MD
Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA

Pulmonary vein stenosis (PVS) is an uncommon but devastating complication of atrial fibrillation (AF) ablation. Patients are often misdiagnosed due to non-specific symptoms and the challenges of visualising the pulmonary vein

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atrial fibrillation ablationpulmonary vein angioplastypulmonary vein stenosis
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