Corpus ID: 23428337

Surgical management of coarctation of the aorta in infants younger than five months: a study of fifty-one patients.

@article{Uddin2000SurgicalMO,
  title={Surgical management of coarctation of the aorta in infants younger than five months: a study of fifty-one patients.},
  author={M. J. Uddin and Akm Enamul Haque and A. L. Salama and B Uthman and Lulu Abushaban and Hani Shuhaiber},
  journal={Annals of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery : official journal of the Association of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeons of Asia},
  year={2000},
  volume={6 4},
  pages={
          252-7
        }
}
  • M. J. Uddin, Akm Enamul Haque, +3 authors Hani Shuhaiber
  • Published in
    Annals of thoracic and…
    2000
  • Medicine
  • From January 1992 to December 1996, fifty-one (male 31) patients underwent operative intervention for coarctation of the aorta. The mean age was 26.8+/-20.3 days. Twenty six patients had simple coarctation and 25 patients had coexisting other complex cardiac anomalies. Coarctation with Hypoplastic aortic arch was seen in 47% of the patients. Resection and end-to-end anastomosis was done on 28 (55%), extended end-to end anastomosis on 22 (43.1%), and one had subclavian flap aortoplasty. The… CONTINUE READING

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