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Percutaneous coronary intervention guided by the combination of computed tomographic angiography and optical coherence tomography
  1. Tomofumi Takaya,
  2. Shinichiro Yamada,
  3. Takatoshi Hayashi
  1. Department of Cardiology, Himeji Cardiovascular Center, Himeji, Japan
  1. Correspondence to Dr Tomofumi Takaya, Department of Cardiology, Himeji Cardiovascular Center, 520, Saishoko, Himeji, 6700981, Japan; toto54{at}

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A 70-year-old man, who was a current smoker with dyslipidaemia and hypertension, felt worsening exertional chest oppression and visited our hospital. Electrocardiogram showed a negative T wave in II, III and aVF leads, and transthoracic echocardiography showed a wall motion abnormality at the inferior wall. No elevation of cardiac enzyme was confirmed.

Computed tomographic angiography (CTA) revealed two …

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