Endovascular stent-graft treatment of type a dissection: Case report and review of literature


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

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF VASCULAR AND ENDOVASCULAR SURGERY, vol.34, no.4, pp.457-460, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ejvs.2007.06.015
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF VASCULAR AND ENDOVASCULAR SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.457-460

Abstract

We report a successful endovascular stent-graft treatment of a patient with type A dissection with primary entry tear at the ascending aorta. Simultaneous coronary stenting was performed. A literature review was performed and the possible use of endovascular treatment for ascending aortic dissections is discussed. (c) 2007 European Society for Vascular Surgery. Published by Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.