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Operative challenges in management of concurrent interrupted aortic arch and descending thoracic aortic aneurysm
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In this report, we present the treatment of a patient with descending thoracic aortic aneurysm
and aortic arch aneurysm together with aortoiliac occlusive disease.
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Descending thoracic aortic aneurysm repair: 12-year experience using distal aortic perfusion and cerebrospinal fluid drainage.
A review of clinical trials and registries in descending thoracic aortic aneurysms. Semin Vasc Surg.
CT scanning revealed a large descending thoracic aortic aneurysm
measuring 8 cm in maximum diameter (Fig 2).
in 1994 for the treatment of descending thoracic aortic aneurysms
. It has a high technical success rate (87.3%) and a more favorable 30-day mortality rate (19.7%), but recurrence of the AEF and stent graft infection is reported in 13.8% and 15.2% of patients who undergo the procedure, respectively .
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Endovascular repair of descending thoracic aortic aneurysms
: An early experience with intermediate-term follow-up.
The most commonly treated pathologies have been abdominal aortic aneurysm, iliac aneurysms, descending thoracic aortic aneurysms
, and Type B dissections.