[Prosthesis of knitted dacron velour: an unusual case of late complications].

  • E Tardito
  • Published 1990 in Minerva cardioangiologica
A case of aneurysmal dilatation of the right branch of a knitted dacron velour prosthesis and then of pseudoaneurysm from its termino-lateral aortic insertion 9 and 10 years after implantation is reported. Histological examination carried out on the prosthesis caused great perplexity in both cases as there were evident signs of fibre fragmentation by… (More)