TITLE

Aortic Root Repair for Thoracic Aorta False Aneurysm Following Bentall Procedure

AUTHOR(S)
Kumar, Sanjay; Jones, Steve; Sivananthan, U.M.; McGoldrick, J.P.
PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Heart, Lung & Circulation;Aug2008, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p334
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The Bentall procedure for aortic root replacement in Marfan''s syndrome is safe and durable. We describe successful repair of periprosthetic valvular leak, 12 years following Bentall repair with composite graft. The aim of this report is to analyse and evaluate technical factors leading to this unusual occurrence.
ACCESSION #
32558681

 

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