The use of heparin bonded shunts for perfusion of the renal artery during resection of complex abdominal aortic aneurysms.

@article{Cox1978TheUO,
  title={The use of heparin bonded shunts for perfusion of the renal artery during resection of complex abdominal aortic aneurysms.},
  author={Jafna Cox and David C. Sabiston},
  journal={Surgery, gynecology & obstetrics},
  year={1978},
  volume={147 6},
  pages={859-64}
}
During resection of certain complicated aortic abdominal aneurysms, the circulation of the renal artery may require separate perfusion. To achieve this in a simplified manner, a heparin bonded shunt has been used for continuous perfusion of the kidney. This has been used in patients with a horseshoe kidney undergoing aortic aneurysmectomy; for… CONTINUE READING