Descending thoracic aortic aneurysm: thoracic CT findings after endovascular stent-graft placement.

@article{Sakai1999DescendingTA,
  title={Descending thoracic aortic aneurysm: thoracic CT findings after endovascular stent-graft placement.},
  author={Toyohiko Sakai and Michael D. Dake and Charles P. Semba and Takayuki Yamada and Akihiko Arakawa and Stephen Thomas Kee and Naoto Hayashi and Mahmood Razavi and Daniel Y. Sze},
  journal={Radiology},
  year={1999},
  volume={212 1},
  pages={169-74}
}
PURPOSE To evaluate the usefulness of thoracic computed tomography (CT) after placement of an endovascular stent-graft for the treatment of descending thoracic aortic aneurysm. MATERIALS AND METHODS From 1992 to 1996, 85 patients with thoracic aortic aneurysm underwent stent-graft placement. In 63 patients, thoracic CT scans were obtained both before and… CONTINUE READING