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Does 5th heart bypass surgery exist?

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Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes: You can have a quintuple (5x) coronary-artery bypass. For example, you can use 5 bypass grafts utilizing one artery from each arm, one from each leg, and the left internal mammary artery.
Answered on Jun 10, 2019
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