Stent Placement in the Left Anterior Descending Artery

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Stent Placement in the Left Anterior Descending Artery

by: Arun K. Nagabandi, M.D.

Coronary angiogram shows high grade stenosis involving the proximal and mid portions of the left anterior descending (LAD) artery and the first diagonal branch

Stent Placement in the Left Anterior Descending Artery

by: Arun K. Nagabandi, M.D.

There is no angiographic residual stenosis following placement of a stent in the proximal and mid portions of the LAD. The first diagonal branch is jailed and ostial stenosis is more pronounced following the intervention