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Successful Endovascular Correction of an Endograft Connected with the False Lumen of a Type B Aortic Dissection.
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PMID:  25017774     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Thoracic endografting is widely used in the treatment of complicated acute type B aortic dissections to redirect the entire aortic flow towards the true lumen by covering the proximal entry tear. This procedure is challenging because endovascular navigation, maintaining position in the true lumen, can be difficult as there are frequently numerous re-entry tears. There is obvious potential for complications such as mal-positioning of the distal part of the endograft within the false lumen. This error can promote true lumen collapse, and/or aortic rupture. This report details the endovascular correction of such a complication.
Authors:
N Delclaux; J Sobocinski; B Maurel; M Le Roux; M R Tyrrell; R Azzaoui; S Haulon
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2014-7-10
Journal Detail:
Title:  Annals of vascular surgery     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1615-5947     ISO Abbreviation:  Ann Vasc Surg     Publication Date:  2014 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-7-14     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8703941     Medline TA:  Ann Vasc Surg     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
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Copyright © 2014 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
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