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Dissection Re-entry Technique: How is it Really Looking?

“Dissection re-entry is a well-known and widely used technique in all chronic total occlusion centers like ours. We herein provide an account of a failed re-entry attempt and provide in vivo photographic evidence of how the vessel looked after such an attempt.”

Ioannis Tsiafoutis, MD1; Athanasios Antonakopoulos, MD2;  Michael Koutouzis, MD1; Konstantina Katsanou, MD1;  Dimitrios Protogeros, MD3; Theodoros Zografos, MD, PhD1

From 1Athens Red Cross Hospital, Athens, Greece; 2General Hospital of Kalamata; Kalamata, Greece; and 3Henry Dunant Hospital, Athens, Greece.

J Invasive Cardiol. 2019;31(4):E58-E59.

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