Iatrogenic aorto-coronary venous fistula as a complication of coronary artery bypass surgery: Patient report and review of the literature

Joe B. Calkins, J. David Talley, Nam H. Kim

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Abstract

We report a patient and review the literature of an unusual complication of coronary artery bypass graft surgery, an acquired aorto-coronary venous fistula. This report reviews the clinical presentation, physical findings, and management of this rare finding.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)55-59
Number of pages5
JournalCatheterization and Cardiovascular Diagnosis
Volume37
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1996
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • catheterization
  • coronary sinus
  • coronary vein
  • surgery

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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