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Surgical treatment for acute type A aortic dissection during pregnancy (16 weeks) with Loeys-Dietz syndrome.
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PMID:  22627960     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A 32-year-old woman at 16 weeks of pregnancy was diagnosed with acute type A aortic dissection and severe aortic regurgitation. Aortic valve and aortic arch replacement was successfully performed under circulatory arrest with deep hypothermia. After the operation, she was diagnosed with Loeys-Dietz syndrome. At 36 weeks of gestation, the patient underwent a cesarean section and delivered a healthy baby.
Authors:
Hideyuki Kunishige; Yoshimitsu Ishibashi; Masakazu Kawasaki; Tomoji Yamakawa; Kiyotaka Morimoto; Nozomu Inoue
Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2012-5-25
Journal Detail:
Title:  General thoracic and cardiovascular surgery     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1863-6713     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2012 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-5-25     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
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Nlm Unique ID:  101303952     Medline TA:  Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Hospital Organization Hokkaido Medical Center, 1-1, 7-chome, Yamanote 5-jo, Nishi-ku, Sapporo, 063-0005, Japan, kunishige@hok-mc.hosp.go.jp.
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