Case Reports in Medicine / 2009 / Article / Fig 2

Case Report

Late Thrombosis of Sirolimus-Eluting Stent: A Multifactorial Problem

Figure 2

IVUS images of the LAD artery beyond the proximal (a) and distal borders (b) of the stented segment are shown after the occlusive thrombus was mechanically removed. A large and predominantly fibrous plaque (arrows) narrows the vessel lumen particularly at distal site.

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