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For a bigger aneurysm, a graft has to be stitched directly into the aorta above and below the aneurysm and this is more risky.
In some people, as they get older, the wall of the aorta in the abdomen can become weak.
Coarctation of the aorta is a narrowing of part of the aorta (the major artery leading out of the heart).
Past autopsy studies suggest that the mortality rate in patients in whom coarctation of the aorta is not surgically repaired is 90% by age 50 years, with a mean age of 35 years.
An aneurysm is a common condition in which a portion of the aorta becomes enlarged and weakens.
8220;The ever-growing need for process-based cloud CRM solutions, as well as specific requirements towards customization, automation and integration capabilities, led us to the decision to enter into a strategic partnership with bpm'online," says Nikita Prokopev, CTO & Founder at Aorta Systems Group.
Ayman Al Sibaie, Consultant Interventional Radiologist at Rashid Hospital, said: "Using CT scans, a 3D model was made of his aorta, and was sent to a US company that manufactured a new aorta keeping in mind the patient's anatomy.
In some people, as they get older, the wall of the aorta in the abdomen can become weak, start to expand and form what is called an abdominal aortic aneurysm.
We have successfully cultured tissue structure of aorta but it might take years to bring it to the clinical stage.
The abdominal aorta supplies blood to the lower part of the body.
When this happens, there is a risk that the aorta may rupture, with chances of getting to hospital in time and surviving surgery being poor.