A Loeys-Dietz patient with a transatlantic odyssey: repeated aortic root surgery ending with a huge left main coronary aneurysm

Thierry Carrel, Florian Schoenhoff, Duke Cameron

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Abstract

We present a patient who required several aortic root procedures. Finally, a huge aneurysm of the left main coronary artery required emergency surgery after a failed transcatheter procedure.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)143-144
Number of pages2
JournalInteractive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery
Volume24
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2017

Keywords

  • Aortic root replacement
  • Graft infection
  • Left main coronary aneurysm
  • Loeys–Dietz syndrome

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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