DOI: 10.25881/20728255_2022_17_2_103


Shevchenko Yu.L., Baykov V.Yu., Borshchev G.G., Ablitsov A.Yu.

St. George thoracic and cardiovascular surgery clinic Pirogov National Medical and Surgical Center, Moscow


The article presents a clinical case of a 67-year-old patient suffering from coronary artery disease for a long time and at different times during 8 years twice (2011, 2014) underwent endovascular intervention on the heart — stenting of the coronary arteries. However, in 2021, angina pectoris relapsed. Clinical examination revealed a severe diffuse lesion of the coronary bed. At the same time, conservative therapy is not effective, and re-intervention in the form of stenting or CABG is not feasible. An isolated YurLeon procedure was undertaken — stimulation of extracardiac myocardial vascularization using a minimally invasive thoracoscopic intervention technique.

Keywords: videothoracoscopy, coronary artery stenting, neoangiogenesis.


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Shevchenko Yu.L., Baykov V.Yu., Borshchev G.G., Ablitsov A.Yu. Minimally invasive thoracoscopic technique for stimulating extracardiac myocardial vascularization using the YurLeon method for diffuse coronary disease in coronary heart diseas. Bulletin of Pirogov National Medical & Surgical Center. 2022;17(2):103-106. (In Russ.)