Descending aortic aneurysm

Known as: Descending thoracic aortic aneurysm 
A bulging, weakened area in the wall of the descending thoracic aorta. [HPO:probinson]
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVE To evaluate national outcomes after open repair of descending thoracic aortic aneurysm (DTA). METHODS The DTA repairs… (More)
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2007
2007
We describe a case of successful surgical treatment for mycotic thoracic aortic aneurysm with vertebral erosion. A 70-year-old… (More)
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2005
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2005
BACKGROUND Paraplegia is a recognized complication after endovascular stent repair of descending thoracic aortic aneurysms. A… (More)
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVES To evaluate the results of open surgery or endovascular stent graft repair of descending thoracic aortic aneurysm (TAA… (More)
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2002
2002
OBJECTIVE The outcome of thoracoabdominal or descending aortic aneurysm repair after preoperative demonstration of the artery of… (More)
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2002
2002
OBJECTIVE Advanced age has been reported as a predictor of increased morbidity and mortality in patients who undergo major… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND Neurologic deficit (paraplegia or paraparesis) remains a significant morbidity in the repair of descending thoracic… (More)
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2000
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2000
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to report an initial experience with the endovascular repair of descending thoracic aortic… (More)
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1999
1999
BACKGROUND Although significant advances have been made in the surgical treatment of diseases affecting the descending thoracic… (More)
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1999
1999
PURPOSE To evaluate the usefulness of thoracic computed tomography (CT) after placement of an endovascular stent-graft for the… (More)
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