Off-Pump Bidirectional Glenn Shunt in a Patient With Abdominal Aortic Thrombosis: Anesthesia and Perioperative Echocardiographic Perspective.

@article{Joshi2020OffPumpBG,
  title={Off-Pump Bidirectional Glenn Shunt in a Patient With Abdominal Aortic Thrombosis: Anesthesia and Perioperative Echocardiographic Perspective.},
  author={Ankur Joshi and S. Gadhinglajkar and Rupa Sreedhar and S. Menon and Subin Sukesan and P. Dash},
  journal={Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia},
  year={2020}
}
  • Ankur Joshi, S. Gadhinglajkar, +3 authors P. Dash
  • Published 2020
  • Medicine
  • Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia
  • PATIENTS WITH A complex congenital cardiac condition are prone to develop polycythemia and vascular thrombosis due to long-standing cyanosis. Development of aortic thrombosis in the presence of deep cyanosis is one such vascular complication, which rarely has been reported in the literature.1 Bidirectional Glenn (BDG) shunt is a palliative procedure that is routinely performed in patients with complex congenital heart diseases.2 Surgery for BDG shunting is conventionally carried out with the… CONTINUE READING