One step surgical repair of type II acute aortic dissection and aortic coarctation

Domenico Paparella, Stefano Schena, Luigi De Luca Tupputi Schinosa, Nicola Vitale

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Abstract

It is presented the case of acute type II aortic dissection in a patient with aneurysmal ascending aorta, hypoplastic arch and isthmic coarctation. One single step replacement of the ascending aorta, arch and the isthmus was performed by ensuring simultaneous optimal perfusion above and below the coarctation through the femoral and subclavian artery. Copyright (C) 1999 Elsevier Science B.V.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)584-586
Number of pages3
JournalEuropean Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery
Volume16
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 1 1999
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Aortic dissection
  • Cardio-pulmonary bypass
  • Isthmic coarctation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

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

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