Intraoperative aortic dissection in pediatric heart surgery.

Narutoshi Hibino, Yorikazu Harada, Takeshi Hiramatsu, Satoshi Yasukochi, Gengi Satomi

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Intraoperative aortic dissection occurred in a 3-year-old-boy undergoing repair of an atrial septal defect. Transesophageal echocardiography was useful for the diagnosis, and conservative medical treatment under close observation was feasible in this case which involved a limited intimal tear.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalAsian cardiovascular & thoracic annals
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jun 2006
Externally publishedYes

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  • Medicine(all)


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