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Clinical Case Reports


This case report describes a successful procedure involving pulmonary vein isolation (PVI) and left atrial appendage (LAA) closure with a watchman device in a 78-year-old male with atrial fibrillation and an interrupted inferior vena cava. Due to the vascular anomaly, a transhepatic approach was used, which proved successful.


atrial fibrillation, interrupted inferior vena cava, left atrial ablation, pulmonary vein isolation, transhepatic access, watchman device



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