Diffuse atherosclerosis of thoracic aorta involving supraaortic and coronary arteries: single-stage surgical revascularization.


Arterial occlusive disease of supraaortic vessels, particularly the subclavian and innominate arteries, is infrequent. Hemodynamically significant proximal lesions of all supraaortic arteries are uncommon and the combination with coronary artery disease is even rarer. So far, the surgical management and operative timing of patients with coexisting severe… (More)
DOI: 10.1055/s-2007-965712

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