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How can a heart artery be unclog after a stent was put in and 18 months later is found totaly clogged?

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In brief: Common

The plaque has developed and fills or partially fills a segment of the coronary artery.
It is balloon dilated(not removed or bypassed) and stented with a mesh device. More plaque extrudes or develops on the same or nearby area and occludes the vessel.

In brief: Common

The plaque has developed and fills or partially fills a segment of the coronary artery.
It is balloon dilated(not removed or bypassed) and stented with a mesh device. More plaque extrudes or develops on the same or nearby area and occludes the vessel.
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