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Atherectomy is it better than bypass?

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Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: No

Bypass if needed and possible is a better form of revascularization.
To this day, and to the best of my knowledge, there have not been any studies that show angioplasty of any kind has a better long-term outcome than bypass surgery.

In brief: No

Bypass if needed and possible is a better form of revascularization.
To this day, and to the best of my knowledge, there have not been any studies that show angioplasty of any kind has a better long-term outcome than bypass surgery.
Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
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