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Hybrid treatment of inferior vena cava obstruction after orthotopic heart transplantation.
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PMID:  20851874     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Caval stenosis with subsequent thrombosis may occur after orthotopic heart transplantation (HT). Management of this complication may include a percutaneous approach or an open surgical one. Here, we report the case of an obstruction and severe thrombosis of the inferior vena cava, following orthotopic HT, that was managed in a hybrid fashion with surgical venous thrombectomy, inferior vena cava stenting, and atrio-caval patch-plasty.
Authors:
Gianluca Santise; Giuseppe D'Ancona; Roberto Baglini; Michele Pilato
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2010-09-17
Journal Detail:
Title:  Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery     Volume:  11     ISSN:  1569-9285     ISO Abbreviation:  Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg     Publication Date:  2010 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-11-24     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101158399     Medline TA:  Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  817-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Mediterranean Institute for Transplantation and Advanced Specialized Therapies (ISMETT), University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Via Tricomi 1, 90127 Palermo, Italy. gianlucasantise@yahoo.it
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