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Year : 2022  |  Volume : 12  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 37-39

Optical coherence tomography-guided deferred stenting in acute coronary syndromes

Department of Cardiology, Apollo Main Hospitals, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

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Dr. Immaneni Sathyamurthy
Department of Cardiology, Apollo Main Hospitals, Chennai - 600 006, Tamil Nadu
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

DOI: 10.4103/jicc.jicc_87_20

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Acute coronary syndromes were thought to be due to plaque rupture with superimposed thrombus. With optical coherence tomography plaque erosion (PE) can be detected in one third of cases. In young patients without major risk factors one can suspect PE. We are reporting one such case in whom stenting was deferred.

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