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Brazilian Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery

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COşKUN, Elif; ALTINAY, Levent; TUTUN, Ufuk  and  TEKIN, Anıl. Off-pump Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting in Moyamoya Disease: a Case Report. Braz. J. Cardiovasc. Surg. [online]. 2018, vol.33, n.3, pp.309-311. ISSN 0102-7638.

Moyamoya disease is a rare, idiopathic, progressive, occlusive disease of the internal carotid artery characterized by the development of collateral vasculature in the brain base. In patients with accompanying coronary artery disease, cardiopulmonary bypass posses a potential risk for perioperative cerebral ischemic complication. Herein, we report a 53-year-old male case of Moyamoya disease and coronary artery disease who was treated with off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting.

Keywords : Moyamoya Disease; Coronary Artery Bypass, Off-Pump; Coronary Artery Bypass; Coronary Stenosis/Complications/Surgery.

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