P-LAD

(redirected from Proximal Left Anterior Descending Artery)
AcronymDefinition
P-LADProximal Left Anterior Descending Artery
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Among asymptomatic patients without prior bypass surgery, revascularization is inappropriate for those with one or two-vessel CAD with no proximal left anterior descending artery involvement and no history of invasive testing.
The medicine, angioplasty or surgery study (mass): A prospective, randomized trial of medical therapy, balloon angioplasty or bypass surgery for single proximal left anterior descending artery stenoses.
Repeat Wellen's syndrome: case report of critical proximal left anterior descending artery restenosis.
Coronary angiography revealed 70% disease in the proximal left anterior descending artery (LAD) and circumflex had proximal 90% disease.
Emergent coronary angiography showed a total occlusion of proximal left anterior descending artery (LAD) with heavy thrombus burden.
Case 1 was a 65-year-old male with a history of severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease who was transferred to our institution for coronary angiography, which revealed the significant ostial left main coronary artery lesion and proximal left anterior descending artery stenosis (Fig.
However occurrence of RBBB may be seen with more proximal left anterior descending artery (LAD) involvement, as a result its prognosis may be worse due to a larger myocardial area which is jeopardized and early revascularization with primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) can be more beneficial in patients with RBBB.
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