, Preeti Sharma and Akhilesh Pandey
Associate Director Cardiology, Max Superspeciality hospital, IndiaFulltext PDF
A Middle aged male a known case of hypertension, diabetes, triple vessel disease underwent CABG. On post op Day 2 he developed STEMI which was successfully managed by PTCA and Stenting to LIMA graft. Post CABG MI occurs in 2%-15% of the patients and early recognition, teamwork and timely treatment is important for best outcome of the patient.
CABG (Coronary artery bypass), LIMA (Left internal mammary graft), PTCA (Percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty
Punish Sadana, Preeti Sharma, Akhilesh Pandey. Post CABG Stemi: A Clinical Challenge? Int Case Rep Jour. 2023;3(1):1-4.