“Squid-Capture” Modified In Situ Stent–Graft Fenestration Technique for Aortic Arch Aneurysm Repair

@article{Hongo2014SquidCaptureMI,
  title={“Squid-Capture” Modified In Situ Stent–Graft Fenestration Technique for Aortic Arch Aneurysm Repair},
  author={Norio Hongo and Shinji Miyamoto and Rieko Shuto and Tomoyuki Wada and Noritaka Kamei and Aiko Sato and Shunro Matsumoto and Hiro Kiyosue and Hiromu Mori},
  journal={CardioVascular and Interventional Radiology},
  year={2014},
  volume={37},
  pages={1093-1098}
}
An 83-year-old female was found to have an fusiform aneurysm in the aortic arch. She was deemed to be a high surgical risk; therefore, endovascular stent–graft placement followed by revascularization of the brachiocephalic trunk using in situ stent–graft fenestration was considered. However, the safe application of fenestration was deemed difficult due to… CONTINUE READING