A 41-year-old member asked:
what exactly is a thoracab procedure?
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Dr. Shahin Tavackoli answered
22 years experience Cardiology
Minimally invasive: This is another name for minimally invasive coronary bypass surgery, where the heart is access through the intercostal (between the ribs) space and the operation is down through there. For more information please see: http://www.Uchospitals.Edu/specialties/heart/services/coronary-artery-disease/bypass/thoracab.Html.
Answered on Jun 20, 2014
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