Operative challenges in management of concurrent interrupted aortic arch and descending thoracic aortic aneurysm.

@article{Davis2013OperativeCI,
  title={Operative challenges in management of concurrent interrupted aortic arch and descending thoracic aortic aneurysm.},
  author={James Adam Davis and Ramyar Gilani and Raed M Al-Najjar and Peter I-H Tsai and Matthew J. Wall},
  journal={Journal of vascular surgery},
  year={2013},
  volume={57 6},
  pages={1661-3}
}
Interrupted aortic arch is a rare finding in the adult patient. This condition in combination with a descending thoracic aortic aneurysm is an even more exceptional occurrence. Surgical management includes open, endovascular, and hybrid options. We present the case of a 57-year-old man with interrupted aortic arch and concomitant descending thoracic aortic… CONTINUE READING