Coronary CT Angiography – an Appealing Alternative for Coronary Stent Evaluation?
Guihan Lin, MD; Chunmiao Chen, MD; Chenying Lu, MD; Xianghua Hu, MD, and Jiansong Ji, PhD
Department of Radiology, Lishui Central Hospital, The No. 5 Affiliated Hospital of Wenzhou Medical College, Lishui, Zhejiang, P. R. China | 2017-04-10
A 57-year-old male patient, who had suffered from a left coronary artery stenosis and undergone a percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) 3 years ago, came for a routine follow-up. A coronary CT angiography (cCTA) was requested for evaluation.
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