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American Journal of Medical Case Reports. 2017, 5(6), 141-143
DOI: 10.12691/ajmcr-5-6-2
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Debranching in a Case of Malformation in Association with Aortic Coarctation: A Rare Case

Melike Elif Teker1,

1Biruni Unıversity Hospıtal, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, İstanbul, Turkey

Pub. Date: July 01, 2017

Cite this paper:
Melike Elif Teker. Debranching in a Case of Malformation in Association with Aortic Coarctation: A Rare Case. American Journal of Medical Case Reports. 2017; 5(6):141-143. doi: 10.12691/ajmcr-5-6-2

Abstract

Aortic coarctation is a congenital cardiac disease which is typically diagnosed and treated in childhood. If left untreated, aortic coarctation may lead to complications such as myocardial infarction, aortic aneurysm, aortic dissection and intracranial hemorrhage. In this study, we aimed to present the combined surgical and endovascular method that we performed in a 32-year-old male patient who had hypoplastic aortic arch, aortic coarctation and aortic aneurysm starting from the proximal left subclavian artery.

Keywords:
aortic coarctation congenital cardiac disease aortic aneurysm

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