New approach to septal ablation: Glue (cyanoacrylate) septal ablation

Oto A., Aytemir K., Deniz A.

CATHETERIZATION AND CARDIOVASCULAR INTERVENTIONS, vol.69, no.7, pp.1021-1025, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Alcohol septal ablation is an alternative way of treatment in hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy patients who are refractory to medical treatment. This case report describes a new way of septal ablation with glue (cyanoacrylate) in a HOCM patient who has extensive collateral to posterior descending coronary artery which precludes alcohol ablation. (C) 2007 Wiley-Liss, Inc.