For the first time in Armenia pulmonary artery stenting was performed.
For the first time in Armenia, an unprecedented intervention, pulmonary artery stenting, is performed. The patient had suffered from asphyxia and high temperature for 4 years. A 35-year-old G.P. for a long time found it difficult to walk. During recent years he has been in all clinics of the country. He also underwent examinations for one and a half years in Germany, but there was still no improvement. Head of Cardiology Center of MC Erebouni Dr Hamlet Hayrapetyan, MD, PhD, at primary examination of the patient, suspected pulmonary artery stenosis, which was confirmed after laboratory diagnostic examinations. The specialists of MC Erebouni decided to perform unprecedented intervention. For the first time in Armenia, in MC Erebouni pulmonary artery stenting is performed by interventional cardiologist Dr. A rsen Tsaturyan.