Huge Aortic Aneurysm After Balloon Angioplasty for Coarctation of the Aorta in an Infant


A 11-month-old boy was referred to our unit for operation. When he was 20 days old, he had balloon dilatation of the aortic coarctation at another institution. He also had a small ventricular septal defect. During the follow-up, asymptomatic aneurysm formation at the previous coarctation site was determined. On physical examination, there was a systolic… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00246-010-9823-5

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