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Aortic Aneurysm: A Rare Cause of Ortner's Syndrome.
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PMID:  24709245     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A young man presented with hoarseness of voice and was found to have left vocal cord paralysis and a large opacity on chest X-ray in the left upper zone. CT angiography showed a giant aneurysm of the aortic arch involving the left subclavian artery. Using a dual perfusion system, with the femoral bypass circuit taking care of the spinal protection and the aortic bypass circuit providing the cerebral protection, the aneurysm was excised and a 16 mm Dacron® graft was anastomosed to the aortic arch and the left subclavian artery was anastomosed to the interposition graft. He had a smooth postoperative course and his hoarseness subsided in next 6 months.
Authors:
Muhammad Usman Ali Shah; Rashad Siddiqi; Muhammad Sohail Chaudhri; Asif Ali Khan; Imtiaz Chaudhry
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons--Pakistan : JCPSP     Volume:  24     ISSN:  1681-7168     ISO Abbreviation:  J Coll Physicians Surg Pak     Publication Date:  2014 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-04-08     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9606447     Medline TA:  J Coll Physicians Surg Pak     Country:  Pakistan    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  282-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
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