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Single-stage repair of aortic coarctation with concomitant bicuspid aortic valve and ascending aortic aneurysm.
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PMID:  20889307     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
The optimal surgical management of patients presenting with an aortic coarctation together with other cardiovascular disorders is unclear. In this study, we report the case of an adult male with an aortic coarctation associated with a bicuspid aortic valve and an ascending aortic aneurysm. The patient underwent single-stage repair involving the Bentall technique and total arch replacement combined with stented elephant trunk implantation, which was performed through median sternotomy. We consider this procedure to be a suitable alternative for treating these complex cases.
Guofei Zhang; Qiang Feng; Dawei Zheng; Yiming Ni
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Annals of vascular surgery     Volume:  25     ISSN:  1615-5947     ISO Abbreviation:  Ann Vasc Surg     Publication Date:  2011 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-02-14     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8703941     Medline TA:  Ann Vasc Surg     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  265.e9-265.e11     Citation Subset:  IM    
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Copyright © 2011 Annals of Vascular Surgery Inc. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, The First Affiliated Hospital, College of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, People's Republic of China.
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