Images in cardiology: Complication of aortic coarctation repair surgery

Levelt, E.; Bellenger, N. G.
July 2009
Heart;Jul2009, Vol. 95 Issue 13, p6
Academic Journal
The article presents information on the complications of aortic coarctation repair surgery. It states that a 31-year-old man had an aortic coarctation repair surgery at 2 years old and a re-do on the surgery at 19. It mentions that the patient was not having regular check-up and was referred to a cardiology clinic for having breathlessness on exercise. An overview of the diagnosis of the disease is provided.


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