Reoperation for aortic coarctation.

  • Erin Foster
  • Published 1984 in The Annals of thoracic surgery


Reoperation for aortic coarctation has become common because of several factors: (1) increased physician awareness that hypertensive cardiovascular disease continues to threaten the prognosis of the patient following coarctectomy and that investigation in some symptomatic individuals after coarctectomy will demonstrate a residual or recurrent coarctation… (More)