Successful emergency surgery on triple-vessel spontaneous coronary artery dissection

Adrian Ooi, Michael Lavrsen, James Monro, Stephen M. Langley

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Although there is increasing number of reported spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD) recently, this is the first successful operative case of myocardial revascularization on triple-vessel SCAD. Emergency coronary artery bypass grafting was performed on a 42-year-old female presented with acute myocardial infarction, who had failed thrombolysis with on-going angina and acute heart failure.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)447-449
Number of pages3
JournalEuropean Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery
Issue number2
StatePublished - Aug 2004
Externally publishedYes


  • Coronary artery bypass grafting
  • Spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD)
  • Triple-vessel

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine


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