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Thoraco-abdominal aortic aneurysm. Simplified surgical management according to Hardy. A case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7217193     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The case of a middle-aged woman with an extensive thoraco-abdominal aneurysm who underwent exclusion-bypass grafting (Hardy procedure) is presented. The patient had an uneventful recovery. Studies one year after surgery showed all grafts to be well functioning and the aneurysm thrombosed. In the authors' opinion, the method is a valuable alternative to more radical operations designed for treatment of thoraco-abdominal aneurysm.
Authors:
F Robicsek; H K Daugherty; J W Cook; J G Selle
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of cardiovascular surgery     Volume:  22     ISSN:  0021-9509     ISO Abbreviation:  J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino)     Publication Date:    1981 Jan-Feb
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1981-06-13     Completed Date:  1981-06-13     Revised Date:  2009-11-11    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0066127     Medline TA:  J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino)     Country:  ITALY    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  80-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aorta, Abdominal
Aortic Aneurysm / surgery*
Female
Humans
Methods
Middle Aged

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