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Fig. 1 | Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery

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From: Additional right-sided upper “Half-Mini-Thoracotomy” for aortocoronary bypass grafting during minimally invasive multivessel revascularization

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Schematics showing additional right-sided upper mini-thoracotomy for aortocoronary bypass grafting during minimally invasive multivessel revascularization. a Overview showing aortocoronary bypass course under intact sternum. b Proximal vein-graft anastomosis onto ascending aorta through a right-sided, anterior, parasternal mini-thoracotomy over the third intercostal space. c Distal vein-graft anastomosis onto target coronary vessel through a left-sided anterolateral mini-thoracotomy over the 5th-6th intercostal space. *aortocoronary bypass

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