Aortic aneurysm after patch aortoplasty for coarctation in childhood

Karen S. Rheuban, Martha A. Carpenter, Roy Jedeikin, J. Francis Dammann, Bennett A. Alford, Irving L. Kron, Howard P. Gutgesell, Stanton P. Nolan

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Abstract

In 2 patients who had previously undergone patch aortoplasty for repair of coarctation of the aorta (CoA), progressive aneurysmal dilatation of the aorta developed at the site of the repair. Both patients underwent operative resection of the aneurysm.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages1
JournalThe American Journal of Cardiology
Volume55
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 15 1985
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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