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Hemodynamic Decompensation
Ischemic Heart Disease Case Study: An 85 Year-Old Male with Hemodynamic Decompensation After an Acute Myocardial Infarction
Type B Aortic Dissection
Type B Aortic Dissection Case Study: Emergent treatment of descending thoracic aortic dissection causing kidney failure and severe hypertension treated with a complex endovascular approach
Remote Endarterectomy
Remote Endarterectomy Case Study: The Third Pathway for Arterial Revascularization
Occluded Stent Removal
Peripheral Artery Disease Case Study: Occluded Stent Removal for Revascularization in Setting of Infection
Difficult EVAR
Aortic Disease Case Study: Difficult EVAR. Patient with infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm with bilateral iliac arterial occlusion
Ischemic Stroke
Ischemic Stroke Case Study: A 22-year-old Woman with Ischemic Stroke and Left Ventricular Dysfunction
Myxoma
Myxoma Case Study: Patient was diagnosed with left atrial myxoma with embolic complications and Takatsubo cardiomyopathy
Progressive Dyspnea
Progressive Dyspnea Case Study: Progressive Dyspnea and Pulmonary Hypertension in an Obese Patient with a New Prosthetic Mitral Valve
Cardiac Sarcoidosis
Cardiac Sarcoidosis Case Study: Making the Diagnosis of Cardiac Sarcoidosis in a Patient with Progressive Fatigue
Circulatory Collapse
Circulatory Collapse Case Study: Respiratory and Circulatory Collapse in a Previously Healthy Patient with Unrecognized Hyperthyroidism
Catastrophic Pulmonary Collapse
Case Study: Treatment of  Catastrophic Pulmonary Collapse Starting with H1N1 Infection
Pulmonary Vein Stenting
Case Study: Pulmonary vein stenting for stenosis following pulmonary vein isolation for atrial fibrillation
Prosthetic Valve Dysfunction

Case Study: A woman with shortness of breath and a systolic heart murmur of variable intensity

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