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Modified Technique for Reconstructing the Visceral Arteries in Thoracoabdominal Aortic Repair.
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PMID:  23231768     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We present a modified technique for reconstructing the visceral arteries in thoracoabdominal aortic repair. After the proximal and distal anastomosis of a main tubular graft with four pre-sewn side branches, each visceral artery is cannulated and perfused with 25 °C blood (sum total, 800 mL/min). Then, each side branch is placed around the main graft, forming a gently curved loop around it. Finally, the orifice of each visceral artery is sutured to a side branch. This technique prevents kinking of the side branches and enables hemostasis to be secured with a clear view of all the suture lines.
Authors:
Haruhiko Kondoh; Toshihiro Funatsu; Kazuhiro Taniguchi
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2012-12-10
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of cardiac surgery     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1540-8191     ISO Abbreviation:  J Card Surg     Publication Date:  2012 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-12-12     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8908809     Medline TA:  J Card Surg     Country:  -    
Other Details:
Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  1-3     Citation Subset:  -    
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© 2012 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
Affiliation:
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Japan Labor Health and Welfare Organization, Osaka Rosai Hospital, Osaka, Japan.
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