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Figure 3: Utility of ELCA in ACS/thrombus burden. (a and b) Hazy proximal LAD lesion with clots. (c) IVUS image showing under-expanded stent (arrow) with clots. (d and e) PostELCA and balloon dilatation. (f) The IVUS images after ELCA showed well apposed stent with resolution of the clot. ELCA: Excimer laser coronary atherectomy, IVUS: Intravascular ultrasound, ACS: Acute coronary syndrome, LAD: Left anterior descending artery

Figure 3: Utility of ELCA in ACS/thrombus burden. (a and b) Hazy proximal LAD lesion with clots. (c) IVUS image showing under-expanded stent (arrow) with clots. (d and e) PostELCA and balloon dilatation. (f) The IVUS images after ELCA showed well apposed stent with resolution of the clot. ELCA: Excimer laser coronary atherectomy, IVUS: Intravascular ultrasound, ACS: Acute coronary syndrome, LAD: Left anterior descending artery