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- Amit Hooda, MD,
- Reza Masoomi, MD,
- Tarun Jain, MD,
- Gurpreet S. Johal, MD,
- Nitin Barman, MD and
- Samin K. Sharma, MD∗ ()
- Zena and Michael A. Wiener Cardiovascular Institute, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York
- ↵∗Address for correspondence:
Dr. Samin K. Sharma, Zena and Michael A. Wiener Cardiovascular Institute, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, One Gustave L. Levy Place, Box 1030, New York, New York 10029–6574.
Ellis Type III cavity spilling coronary perforation is a rare complication. We report to our knowledge, the first case of rotational atherectomy induced Type III cavity spilling coronary perforation of right posterior descending artery draining into middle cardiac vein, successfully managed by covered stent deployment. (Level of Difficulty: Advanced.)
- coronary perforation
- covered stent
- Ellis Type III cavity spilling
- middle cardiac vein
- rotational atherectomy
Dr. Sharma has received speaker honoraria from Abbott Vascular, Boston Scientific, and Cardiovascular Systems. All other authors have reported that they have no relationships relevant to the contents of this paper to disclose.
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- Received June 29, 2020.
- Accepted July 16, 2020.
- 2020 The Authors