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New infarct exclusion repair using cohesive double-patch closer.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22184468     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Ventricular septal perforation (VSP) is a serious complication of acute myocardial infarction despite improved procedures for closing the ventricular septal wall defect and/or excluding the infarct. The patient in the present case had VSP after posterior wall infarction and was treated successfully with a new and simple procedure that used a double-patch closure combined with an infarct exclusion technique. The left ventricular patch was attached cohesively to the septal wall and the infarcted area was excluded without reducing the left ventricular cavity.
Authors:
Shinya Takahashi; Naomichi Uchida; Katsuhiko Imai; Taijiro Sueda
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2011-12-18
Journal Detail:
Title:  Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery     Volume:  14     ISSN:  1569-9285     ISO Abbreviation:  Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg     Publication Date:  2012 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-02-22     Completed Date:  2012-07-16     Revised Date:  2013-06-26    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101158399     Medline TA:  Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  353-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Surgery, Division of Clinical Medical Science, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan. shiny@mte.biglobe.ne.jp
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Cardiac Catheterization
Cardiac Surgical Procedures / methods*
Diagnosis, Differential
Echocardiography, Doppler
Electrocardiography*
Equipment Design
Follow-Up Studies
Humans
Male
Myocardial Infarction / complications,  diagnosis*
Suture Techniques / instrumentation*
Ventricular Septal Rupture / diagnosis,  etiology,  surgery*
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