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What does ITA stand for?

ITA stands for Internal Thoracic Artery

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[FIGURE 1 OMITTED] [FIGURE 2 OMITTED] The patient underwent myocardial revascularization and anastomosis of the left internal thoracic artery to the left anterior descending artery was performed on the beating heart via median sternotomy.
Introduction The use of left internal thoracic artery (LITA) as a bypass conduit is associated with the highest long term patency rate and greater life expectancy with respect to saphenous vein (SV) and radial artery grafts after coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) (1).
ABSTRACT Objective: Postoperative respiratory functions, arterial blood gases, blood loss and clinical outcome following coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG) were assessed in a prospective randomized single-blind (patient-blind) clinical study comparing two different techniques of internal thoracic artery (ITA) harvesting.