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Off-pump quintuple coronary artery bypass grafting for situs inversus totalis

Toshiyuki Kuwata, Tetsuji Kawata, Takashi Ueda, Hidehito Sakaguchi, Shigeo Nagasaka, Shigeki Taniguchi
Japanese Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 2004, 52 (10): 473-5
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Dextrocardia associated with situs inversus totalis is a rare condition. A 49-year-old man with dextrocardia and situs inversus totalis underwent off-pump quintuple coronary artery bypass grafting using bilateral internal thoracic arteries and bilateral radial arteries. The operative technique was similar to that of off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting for situs solitus. His postoperative recovery was uneventful.

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