Stent Placement in the Proximal Right Coronary Artery

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Stent Placement in the Proximal Right Coronary Artery

by: Arun K. Nagabandi, M.D.

Coronary angiogram shows a hemodynamically significant stenosis involving the proximal right coronary artery (RCA) and diffuse atherosclerotic involvement of its other segments.

Stent Placement in the Proximal Right Coronary Artery

by: Arun K. Nagabandi, M.D.

Stent placement results in no residual stenosis in the proximal RCA. Diffuse atherosclerotic involvement of the mid and distal RCA, the posterolateral branch and the right posterior descending artery is demonstrated.