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Myocardial revascularization and bilateral lung transplantation without cardiopulmonary bypass

Published inEuropean journal of cardio-thoracic surgery, vol. 20, no. 5, p. 1042-1044
Publication date2001
Abstract

Coronary artery disease is occasionally encountered in lung transplant recipients and is a risk factor for perioperative complications and poor survival. Besides combined heart-lung transplantation, various techniques of myocardial revascularization can be performed before, or at the time of lung transplantation. We report herein a patient with end-stage bronchoemphysema and two-vessel coronary disease who underwent 'off-pump' coronary artery bypass graft immediately followed by bilateral lung transplantation.

Keywords
  • Coronary Artery Bypass/methods
  • Coronary Disease/surgery
  • Humans
  • Lung Transplantation/methods
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive/surgery
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KHATCHATOURIAN, Gregory et al. Myocardial revascularization and bilateral lung transplantation without cardiopulmonary bypass. In: European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery, 2001, vol. 20, n° 5, p. 1042–1044. doi: 10.1016/S1010-7940(01)00921-6
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