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3 However, thromboembolism, microthrombosis and other factors after PCI may cause no-recanalization of part of microvessels of the myocardium, resulting in no-reflow phenomenon and seriously affecting the clinical prognosis and outcomes of patients.
On this basis, no-reflow phenomenon easily occurs when the ischemic region cannot immediately be perfused with sufficient blood after recanalization for blood flow recovery.
The no-reflow phenomenon remains a significant challenge for STEMI patients.
2003) Association between hyperglycemia and the no-reflow phenomenon in patients with acute myocardial infarction.
In the paper "Relationship between no-reflow phenomenon and serotonin levels in patients with acute ST-elevation myocardial infarction who underwent primary percutaneous intervention" (3) Topsakal et al.
Treatment of no-reflow phenomenon with intracoronary verapamil after primary stent deployment during myocardial infarction.