Reverse subclavian flap repair of hypoplastic transverse aorta in infancy.

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BACKGROUND Management of hypoplastic aortic arch associated with coarctation in infancy can be challenging. Reverse subclavian flap aortoplasty plus coarctation resection offers simplicity without needing foreign material or cardiopulmonary bypass. METHODS Since 1988, 46 of 162 infants less than 3 months undergoing coarctation repair had hypoplastic arch… (More)

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@article{Kanter2001ReverseSF, title={Reverse subclavian flap repair of hypoplastic transverse aorta in infancy.}, author={K. R. Kanter and Robert N. Vincent and Derek Alan Fyfe}, journal={The Annals of thoracic surgery}, year={2001}, volume={71 5}, pages={1530-6} }