Giant Coronary Artery Aneurysm Treated by PCI


Video supplement to “Acute Inferior ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction Caused by Occlusion of a Giant Coronary Artery Aneurysm,” by Fairley.

A 79-year-old woman with no significant prior medical history was transferred to our center for urgent angiography after presenting with presyncope and chest pain. ECG showed complete heart block with 5 mm of inferior ST elevation. Angiography revealed a giant aneurysm of the proximal right coronary artery with thrombotic occlusion. The following video series demonstrates the treatment course and resolution of the aneurysm.

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