Corpus ID: 30885845

[A case of acute dissecting aortic aneurysm associated with congenital bicuspid aortic valve].

@article{Hirai1995ACO,
  title={[A case of acute dissecting aortic aneurysm associated with congenital bicuspid aortic valve].},
  author={Masafumi Hirai and Takahiro Takemura and Hideki Ohno and Hideki Furukawa},
  journal={[Zasshi] [Journal]. Nihon Kyobu Geka Gakkai},
  year={1995},
  volume={43 3},
  pages={
          335-9
        }
}
  • Masafumi Hirai, Takahiro Takemura, +1 author Hideki Furukawa
  • Published in
    [Zasshi] [Journal]. Nihon…
    1995
  • Medicine
  • The congenital bicuspid aortic valve is recognized as a cause of aortic dissection. But in Japan, the case of aortic dissection associated with bicuspid aortic valve is rare. A 66-year-old man was referred to our hospital with a diagnosis of acute Stanford A type dissecting aneurysm associated with stenotic bicuspid aortic valve. The chest computed tomography showed thrombosis of the pseudo lumen. An operation consisting of aortic valve replacement and graft replacement of the aneurysm was… CONTINUE READING

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