Masashi Yada

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PURPOSE The short-term outcome of physiologic repair for congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries (ccTGA) is generally considered favorable; however, the long-term outcome is the greatest problem, especially with regard to right ventricular (RV) function and tricuspid regurgitation (TR). Although tricuspid valve replacement (TVR) appears(More)
We present a case of a 44-year-old woman, with pseudoaneurysm formation at the middle of the prosthetic graft, 60 mm in diameter. She had been diagnosed with atypical coarctation due to aortitis 27 years before, and had undergone a bypass operation with 14 mm-diameter Cooley double velour graft from the ascending aorta to the abdominal aorta. This time,(More)
OBJECTIVE We study the validity of surgical procedure for total aortic arch replacement according to the atherosclerosis in the aortic arch. METHODS From 2007 to June 2013, Consecutive 185 patients underwent total aortic arch replacement for thoracic aortic anuerysm. We studied 135 patients[96 males 72.1 year(38~89year)]except emergency operation. We(More)
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