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Complete aspiration of thrombi from an occluded coronary artery
  1. H Iwata,
  2. M Sata,
  3. R Nagai

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A 43 year-old male heavy smoker with no specific medical history was brought to our hospital with sudden chest pain. An ECG revealed ST segment elevation in precordial leads. An echocardiogram detected severe hypokinesis in the anterior wall of the left ventricle. After …

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