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Emergent mechanical thrombectomy for right atrial clot and massive pulmonary embolism using FlowTriever.
  • Jason Salsamendi,
  • Pilar Bayona Molano,
  • Naganathan Mani
Jason Salsamendi
Kaiser Permanente
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Pilar Bayona Molano
Washington University in Saint Louis
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Naganathan Mani
Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology
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Right heart thrombus and pulmonary embolism is a condition that requires emergent treatment with reported fatal outcomes. Endovascular mechanical thrombectomy of right heart clot has been described with the use of AngioVac. We describe the use of FlowTriever device as a feasible alternative to treat clot in transit.

Peer review status:UNDER REVIEW

14 Aug 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
15 Sep 2020Submission Checks Completed
15 Sep 2020Assigned to Editor
26 Sep 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned
30 Sep 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
21 Nov 20201st Revision Received
28 Nov 2020Assigned to Editor
28 Nov 2020Submission Checks Completed
28 Nov 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending