Endovascular Treatment of Rapidly Expanding Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm After Surgical Repair of Acute Type A Dissection


Senay S. , Alhan C. , Karabulut H. , Toraman F. , Cagil H.

Annals of Thoracic Surgery, vol.85, no.2, pp.636-638, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 85 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2007.08.069
  • Title of Journal : Annals of Thoracic Surgery
  • Page Numbers: pp.636-638

Abstract

We report the successful endovascular treatment of a rapidly expanding thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm after surgical treatment for acute type A dissection in a 53-year-old man who had previously undergone replacement of the aortic valve and ascending aorta with a composite graft and coronary bypass.