Redo Valve-Sparing Ascending Aorta and Total Arch Replacement in a Young Patient With Loeys-Dietz Syndrome: A Challenging Procedure
datasetposted on 2017-11-14, 20:05 authored by Marin Cuartas, Mateo, Juan Camilo Rendon, Juan Santiago Jaramillo
The authors present a successful surgical treatment in a 14-year-old girl with Loeys-Dietz syndrome; a redo aortic arch and ascending aorta replacement with a valve-sparing operation was performed. Special considerations were taken, and a well-established surgical plan was designed to reduce risk and improve outcomes in this complex aortic redo operation.
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