A New Technique to Puncture and Remove a PTCA Balloon that Fails to Deflate
We present the first clinical report and describe the technique of using a modified Heartrail II guiding catheter to successfully puncture and remove a coronary angioplasty balloon that failed to deflate after stent implantation.
Keywordscoronary - angioplasty balloon - puncture - balloon failure - deflate - stent - Heartrail catheter
16 September 2020 (online)
Thieme Medical Publishers
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