Citation: Cardiovascular Revascularization Medicine. 2020 Jul 17.Journal: Cardiovascular revascularization medicine : including molecular interventions.Published: ; 2020; FY2021ISSN: 1878-0938.Full author list: Khalid N; Shlofmitz E; Chen Y; Case BC; Dheendsa A; Hashim H; Waksman R.UI/PMID: 32952076.Subject(s): IN PROCESS -- NOT YET INDEXEDInstitution(s): MedStar Heart & Vascular InstituteActivity type: Journal Article.Medline article type(s): Journal ArticleOnline resources: Click here to access onlineDigital Object Identifier: https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.carrev.2020.07.016 (Click here)Abbreviated citation: Cardiovasc Revasc Med. 2020 Jul 17.Local Holdings: Available in print through MWHC library: 2002 - present.Abstract: Competitive flow from a non-critical native vessel leading to longitudinal narrowing/atresia of the left internal mammary artery (LIMA) is described as "the string phenomenon." We describe spontaneous recanalization of an atretic LIMA following coronary artery bypass grafting for multivessel coronary artery disease. Copyright (c) 2020. Published by Elsevier Inc.