[Successful emergent replacement of ruptured aortic arch aneurysm in an inpatient waiting for surgery: report of a case].

Abstract

A 71-year-old male was admitted to our hospital for examination of mediastinal abnormal shadow, which was diagnosed aortic arch aneurysm. Once he was discharged and stayed at home for 2 weeks, and then re-admitted for surgery. On the 3rd day of 2nd admission, he suddenly fainted away in the ward and was in shock by hemorrhagic cardiac tamponade. He was… (More)

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@article{Sakakibara2003SuccessfulER, title={[Successful emergent replacement of ruptured aortic arch aneurysm in an inpatient waiting for surgery: report of a case].}, author={Noburu Sakakibara and Mari Seki and Katsuya Kawakami and Arinobu Toda and Kenzou Iino}, journal={Kyobu geka. The Japanese journal of thoracic surgery}, year={2003}, volume={56 7}, pages={569-72} }