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Reconstruction of supravalvar aortic stenosis with autologous pulmonary artery.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9485259     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Use of autologous tissue in corrective cardiac operations offers many advantages including the potential for growth. We report a surgical technique using autologous pulmonary artery in the repair of supravalvar aortic stenosis in a 6-year-old child. At 30 months' follow-up, the pulmonary arterial tissue shows no evidence of calcification or dilatation and appears to be growing with the aorta.
Authors:
Z Al-Halees; G Prabhakar; O Galal
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Annals of thoracic surgery     Volume:  65     ISSN:  0003-4975     ISO Abbreviation:  Ann. Thorac. Surg.     Publication Date:  1998 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1998-03-13     Completed Date:  1998-03-13     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  15030100R     Medline TA:  Ann Thorac Surg     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  532-4     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. alhalees@kfshrc.edu.sa
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aortic Valve Stenosis / radiography,  surgery*
Child
Humans
Male
Pulmonary Artery / transplantation*
Transplantation, Autologous
Vascular Surgical Procedures / methods

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