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A 54-year-old female asked:

Is it common practice to use artificial veins when doing heart by pass surgery?

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Dr. Rick Koch
Cardiology 24 years experience
No: Saphanous veins from legs or mammary or radial arteries (less) are used from same patient getting bypass.
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