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Apollo Hospitals, Chennai successfully performs India’s first Rotashock using Shockwave Lithoplasty

Posted by Apollo Hospitals | 14 Jan,2020

Apollo Hospitals, Chennai successfully performs a breakthrough procedure to remove calcified hard blocks in the heart valve using “Rotashock” or “Rotatripsy” – a combination of ‘shock wave Lithoplasty and Rotablation, for the first time in India. The procedure has been introduced and successfully performed by Dr. G. Sengottuvelu, Senior Consultant, Interventional Cardiology, to open a severely blocked artery of an 81-year-old man.

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14 Jan,2020
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