Pathologic characteristics and surgical indications of superacute type A intramural hematoma.

  title={Pathologic characteristics and surgical indications of superacute type A intramural hematoma.},
  author={Keiichi Uchida and Kiyotaka Imoto and Masato Takahashi and Shin-ichi Suzuki and Susumu Isoda and Mitsugi Sugiyama and Jiro E. Kondo and Yoshinori Takanashi},
  journal={The Annals of thoracic surgery},
  volume={79 5},
BACKGROUND The treatment policy for acute intramural hematoma involving the ascending aorta remains controversial. METHODS This study compared the pathologic characteristics of intramural hematoma with those of acute aortic dissection with a false lumen. The study group comprised 69 patients with intramural hematoma and 156 with acute aortic dissection who underwent emergency operation between 1995 and 2003. RESULTS Patients were significantly older in the intramural hematoma group than in… CONTINUE READING


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