Late Leakage of the Aortic Stump After Removal of an Infected Graft: Successful Surgical Treatment.

Abstract

The residual stump after excision of an infected aortic graft may be subject to acute blowout due to chronic mechanical stress on a weak arterial wall. We present a case of late aortic stump disruption that required revision after 12 months from graft removal. Our strategy consisted of avoiding reexposure of the pararenal aorta by creating a new supraceliac… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/1538574416652247

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