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Cardiology Research and Practice
Volume 2010, Article ID 521326, 4 pages
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Case Report

Primary Stenting Immediatly after Surgery in Occluded Anastomoses of Aortoaortic Tube Graft: A Case Report

1Department of Endovascular Therapy, Hospital Hospiten Rambla, General Franco 115, 38001 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
2Department of Interventional Cardiology, Hospital Hospiten Rambla, General Franco 115, 38001 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
3Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Hospital Hospiten Rambla, General Franco 115, 38001 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain

Received 11 March 2010; Accepted 22 June 2010

Academic Editor: Jalal K. Ghali

Copyright © 2010 M. Rabellino et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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