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Congenital aortic arch anomalies represent a diverse set of malformations with a common embryologic origin and a wide array of clinical manifestations.
Results: Ultrasound measurements of abdominal aortic aneurysm were both accurate and reproducible.
Conclusion: Early closure of doubly committed subarterial ventricular septal defect with appropriate management of aortic valve disease can halt the process of disease progression.
Aortic root surgery is a complex surgical procedure to treat a dilation or enlargement (aortic aneurysm) of a section of the aorta that carries oxygenated blood from one's heart to the vital organs.
CT angiography indicated that the aortic dissection was excluded completely without any stent graft-related complications [Figure 1]e.
Keywords * Bicuspid aortic valve * Sinus of valsalva * Aortic aneurysm
Conclusion: This case report illustrates the importance of having a high index of suspicion for aortic dissection to avoid a mistaken diagnosis in patients with an electrocardiogram (ECG) suggestive of ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI).
However, pioneering research from scientists at Cleveland Clinic and other centers has made it possible for more patients to undergo a minimally invasive approach known as transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR).
The incidence rate of abdominal aortic aneurysm is found to be increasing worldwide due to changes in lifestyle.
UAV is a rare congenital anomaly, which has been linked to aortic root dilation in 48%-50% of the cases.
The patient suffered from debilitating heart failure symptoms due to severe aortic regurgitation and was considered to be at a high risk for open-heart aortic valve replacement surgery due to his condition.