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Whats rotational atherectomy for heart blockage?
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Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Plaque removal
Rotational atherectomy is one of the few tools we have to actually remove part of a plaque within the artery and is usually utilized in conjunction with other means such as stenting of the artery.

In brief: Plaque removal
Rotational atherectomy is one of the few tools we have to actually remove part of a plaque within the artery and is usually utilized in conjunction with other means such as stenting of the artery.
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