We report the a case of hugging balloons through an 8-French guiding catheter to stabilize an ectatic right coronary artery following failed thrombolytic therapy in the setting of acute myocardial infarction. Angiographic follow-up at 1 wk and 6 mo revealed persistent vessel patency.
- acute myocardial infarction
- ectatic right coronary artery
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine