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Spiral barrel-like appearance of the right coronary artery 18 years after balloon angioplasty
  1. Tomofumi Takaya,
  2. Shinichiro Yamada,
  3. Takatoshi Hayashi
  1. Correspondance to toto54{at}

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A 71-year-old man, who was treated for hypertension and dyslipidaemia, had recurrent chest pain on exertion and was transferred to our hospital. He had a previous history of inferior myocardial infarction, and the right coronary artery (RCA) had been treated with plain old balloon angioplasty (POBA) 22 years ago. Four years later, this …

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