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Title: Retrophrenic location of the internal mammary artery graft.
Austin Authors: Buxton, Brian F ;Knight, Simon R 
Affiliation: Department of Cardiac Surgery, Austin Hospital, Heidelberg, Australia
Issue Date: 1-Jun-1990
Publication information: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery; 49(6): 1011-2
Abstract: A technique of locating the internal mammary artery behind the phrenic nerve is described, which extends the application of internal mammary artery grafting to the lateral wall of the left ventricle. The technique also facilitates the performance of the posterolateral anastomosis between the internal mammary and circumflex coronary arteries.
Gov't Doc #: 2369174
Type: Journal Article
Subjects: Humans
Internal Mammary-Coronary Artery Anastomosis.methods
Lung.anatomy & histology
Mammary Arteries.anatomy &
Phrenic Nerve.anatomy & histology
Subclavian Vein.anatomy & histology
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