Use of side branch of total arch replacement graft as bypass inflow to prevent visceral ischemia with type B aortic dissection

Yasunori Iida, Yukio Obitsu, Hiroshi Shigematsu

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Abstract

When operating on patients with type B aortic dissection, the preoperative hemodynamics and malperfusion of visceral organs should be considered. We report a 70-year-old man with dissecting distal arch aneurysm following type B aortic dissection, whose celiac artery arose from a false lumen and who was successfully treated with total arch replacement and ascending graft-celiac artery bypass.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)440-442
Number of pages3
JournalGeneral thoracic and cardiovascular surgery
Volume60
Issue number7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012 Jul 1

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Keywords

  • Ascending graft-celiac artery bypass
  • Type B aortic dissection
  • Visceral ischemia

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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