Late Thrombosis of Sirolimus-Eluting Stent: A Multifactorial Problem
Consecutive coronary angiograms are shown in the LAO view. (a) Tight, thrombotic lesion (arrow) of the angulated part of the LAD artery. (b) Good angiographic result is achieved after implantation of a mm sirolimus-eluting stent. (c) Thrombotic occlusion (arrow) 9 months after the stent implantation. (d) Final angiographic result after successive inflations of a mm noncompliant balloon.
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