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J Invasive Cardiol. 2019 May;31(5):E96.

A Hydrophilic-Wire Induced Vascular Perforation Causing Mediastinal Hematoma During Transradial Coronary Intervention.

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Department of Cardiology, Luhe Hospital, Capital Medical University, Tongzhou District, Beijing, China 101149. guojcmd@126.com.

Abstract

This is the first reported case of evidence of a hydrophilic wire traveling into a small branch and inducing perforation; this case highlights the need for fluoroscopically guided hydrophilic wire manipulation. Prompt treatment of such perforations is the best course of action.

KEYWORDS:

complications; computed tomography; hematoma

PMID:
31034444
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