Document Detail


Ascending to descending aorta bypass for middle aortic syndrome.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17587729     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Though stenoses of the descending aorta and its branches are seen with congenital anomalies or systemic inflammation, occlusion of the descending aorta is extremely rare. A patient with an occluded hypoplastic descending thoracic aorta required re-operation because of graft failure between the descending thoracic aorta and the infrarenal abdominal aorta. The etiology of the aortic occlusion in this case is unknown, but inflammation, such as Takayasu disease, is speculated.
Authors:
Kazuhiko Uwabe; Osamu Okada; Masanori Harada
Related Documents :
11802149 - Successful long-term stenting of an atypical descending aortic coarctation.
24688249 - A rare pediatric cardiac anomaly: quadricuspid aortic valve with aortic regurgitation.
16115479 - Evidence of vascular dysfunction in young patients with successfully repaired coarctati...
8460069 - In situ morphology of the aorta and common iliac artery in the fetal and neonatal rat.
1900149 - End-to-end repair of aortic coarctation using absorbable polydioxanone suture.
20878409 - Absent pulmonary valve syndrome with ascending aortic aneurysm.
20587239 - Emergency extracranial-to-intracranial bypass after thromboembolic occlusion of the mid...
10447569 - Extraspinal dural arteriovenous fistula in a patient with lipomyelodysplasia: value of ...
15642579 - Relation between effects of adenosine on brachial artery reactivity and perfusion patte...
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Circulation journal : official journal of the Japanese Circulation Society     Volume:  71     ISSN:  1346-9843     ISO Abbreviation:  Circ. J.     Publication Date:  2007 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2007-06-25     Completed Date:  2007-08-21     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101137683     Medline TA:  Circ J     Country:  Japan    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1162-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Iwate Medical University, Morioka, Japan. uwabe-cvs@umin.ac.jp
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Anastomosis, Surgical / methods
Aorta / pathology,  surgery*
Aorta, Abdominal / pathology,  surgery
Aorta, Thoracic / pathology,  surgery*
Aortic Valve Stenosis / etiology,  pathology,  surgery*
Cardiovascular Surgical Procedures / methods*
Female
Humans
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Middle Aged
Syndrome
Takayasu Arteritis / complications

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Nano-sized carbon black exposure exacerbates atherosclerosis in LDL-receptor knockout mice.
Next Document:  Successful catheter ablation for incessant ventricular tachycardia in a patient with hypertrophic ca...