Document Detail


The sock method for a distal ascending aneurysm.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17244929     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Although conservative operations such as reduction aortoplasty or wrapping for an ascending aortic aneurysm remain controversial procedures, the wrapping method has recently shown good long-term results. We report the sock method as an alternative wrapping procedure for an ascending aneurysm extending to the base of the innominate artery. This simple method can easily be performed in selected patients.
Authors:
Katsuhiko Matsuyama; Masaharu Yoshikawa; Yuji Narita; Yuich Ueda
Related Documents :
6528279 - Oesophageal obstruction due to saccular aneurysm of the distal thoracic aorta.
19224669 - Transcatheter closure of a patent arterial duct with the amplatzer duct occluder in the...
1828279 - The surgical treatment of a thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm with total preservation of...
16533689 - Update on thoracic aortic endovascular grafting using the medtronic talent device.
9358969 - Anomalous branching order of the superior and lateral thoracic arteries.
20703859 - Current strategy of endovascular aortic repair for thoracic aortic aneurysms.
11489649 - Carotid endarterectomy with bovine patch angioplasty: a preliminary report.
6528279 - Oesophageal obstruction due to saccular aneurysm of the distal thoracic aorta.
18790379 - Angioplasty and stenting for cerebrovascular disease: current status.
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Asian cardiovascular & thoracic annals     Volume:  15     ISSN:  1816-5370     ISO Abbreviation:  Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann     Publication Date:  2007 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2007-01-24     Completed Date:  2008-04-16     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9503417     Medline TA:  Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann     Country:  Singapore    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  72-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Chubu Rosai Hospital, 1-10-6 Komei, Minato-ku, Nagoya 455-8530, Japan. k-matsuy@f3.dion.ne.jp
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Anastomosis, Surgical
Aorta / surgery*
Aortic Aneurysm / surgery*
Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation / methods*
Humans

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Intimal cardiac sarcoma in a pregnant woman.
Next Document:  Novel technique for proximal anastomosis of vein graft to right coronary artery.