Total arch replacement in a patient with an unusual vascular anatomy.

Abstract

A 69-year-old man with a history of infectious abdominal aortic aneurysm, which had resulted in removal of the infrarenal abdominal aorta and bilateral axillofemoral bypass 9 years previously, underwent total arch replacement for an aortic arch aneurysm. The patient had the interrupted abdominal aorta and highly atherosclerotic proximal aorta, which… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2012.06.017

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@article{Ito2012TotalAR, title={Total arch replacement in a patient with an unusual vascular anatomy.}, author={Hisato Ito and Takatsugu Shimono and Reina Hojo and Akihito Muto and Koji Hirano and Yuka Kondo and Shinji Kanemitsu and Hideto Shimpo}, journal={The Annals of thoracic surgery}, year={2012}, volume={94 6}, pages={e145-7} }