Deep inguinal infection following coronary angioplasty : Report of two cases

Esra Polat 1 * , Ibrahim Halil Inanç 2
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1 Department of Cardiology, Fethiye State Hospital, Fethiye, Muğla, Turkey
2 Department of Cardiology, Besni State Hospital, Adiyaman, Turkey
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J CLIN MED KAZ, Volume 2, Issue 56, pp. 53-55. https://doi.org/10.23950/1812-2892-JCMK-00754
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ABSTRACT

Cardiac catheterization is a common method for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes. The frequency of arterial complications after cardiac catheterizations from the femoral region is observed as 0.23%. Although bleeding, hematoma, pseudoaneurysm and arterial thrombosis are more frequent after cardiac catheterization, intervention site infection can rarely be seen as a complication. We describe two patients with deep inguinal infections after repetitive interventions from ipsilateral femoral region.

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Polat E, Inanç IH. Deep inguinal infection following coronary angioplasty : Report of two cases. Journal of Clinical Medicine of Kazakhstan. 2020;2(56):53-5. https://doi.org/10.23950/1812-2892-JCMK-00754

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