Acute supravalvular aortic stenosis following the replacement of the ascending aorta.

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We report a very rare case of ascending aortic replacement complicated by acute supravalvular aortic stenosis. A 53-year-old man was referred to our Institution for evaluation of a systolic murmur and congestive heart failure. He had undergone elective ascending aortic replacement one month previously due to acute type A aortic dissection. On admission… (More)

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@article{Cianciulli2007AcuteSA, title={Acute supravalvular aortic stenosis following the replacement of the ascending aorta.}, author={Tom{\'a}s F Cianciulli and Enrique B. Fairman and Mar{\'i}a Cristina Saccheri and Sergio D Llanos Dethinne and Horacio Alberto Prezioso}, journal={European journal of echocardiography : the journal of the Working Group on Echocardiography of the European Society of Cardiology}, year={2007}, volume={8 3}, pages={232-4} }