Long-term results after left ventricular aneurysmectomy.


Twenty-six patients (21 men and five women) with a mean age of 54.8 years have been reinvestigated nine to 62 months (mean 29.7) after left ventricular aneurysmectomy. Preoperatively left ventricular angiography disclosed an anterior aneurysm in all cases, which was large in 15 (57%) and small to medium in 11 (42%). At follow-up a large residual aneurysm… (More)


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@article{Otterstad1981LongtermRA, title={Long-term results after left ventricular aneurysmectomy.}, author={Jan Otterstad and Olsen Christensen and Kjell Levorstad and Sigurd Nitter-Hauge}, journal={British heart journal}, year={1981}, volume={45 4}, pages={427-33} }