Traumatic rupture and aneurysm of the aortic isthmus: late results of repair by direct suture.

@article{Roques1989TraumaticRA,
  title={Traumatic rupture and aneurysm of the aortic isthmus: late results of repair by direct suture.},
  author={Xavier Roques and A. Bourdeaud'hui and Denis Collet and Nadine Tisn{\'e}rat Laborde and Eugene M. Baudet},
  journal={Annals of vascular surgery},
  year={1989},
  volume={3 1},
  pages={
          47-51
        }
}
Between 1979 and 1986, 28 patients underwent surgery for subadventitial rupture of the aortic isthmus from blunt trauma; 16 had an acute lesion which was operated within three days after the trauma, three had a delayed repair between the first and third months, while nine had a chronic post-traumatic aneurysm (2 to 27 years after the initial accident). Transection was complete in 13 cases. A left atrium-to-descending thoracic aortic bypass or ilioiliac extracorporeal bypass were used in 14 (50… CONTINUE READING
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