Juxtarenal aortic aneurysm repair.

  title={Juxtarenal aortic aneurysm repair.},
  author={Vincent Jongkind and Kak Khee Yeung and George J.M. Akkersdijk and David S. P. Heidsieck and J. Reitsma and Geert W J M Tangelder and W. Wisselink},
  journal={Journal of vascular surgery},
  volume={52 3},
OBJECTIVES Juxtarenal aortic aneurysms (JAA) account for approximately 15% of abdominal aortic aneurysms. Despite advances in endovascular aneurysm repair, open repair requiring suprarenal aortic cross-clamping is still the treatment of choice for JAA. We performed a systematic review of the literature to determine perioperative mortality and postoperative renal dysfunction after open repair for non-ruptured JAA. METHODS The Medline, Embase, and Cochrane databases were searched to identify… CONTINUE READING