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Publication Type
Journal Article
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
Badran, M.F.; Gould, D.A.; Sampson, C.; Harris, P.L.; Hewitt, Hermi H.; Stables, R.; Rashid, A.;
Author Affiliation, Ana.
UWI School of Nursing
Article Title
Transluminal Oclusion of a Pseudoaneurysm Arising from a Thoracic Aortic Graft Patch Using Catheter Delivery of Thrombin
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Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology
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Refereed
Date of Publication
2003
Volume ID
14
Issue ID
9 (Pt.1)
Page(s)
1201-1205
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Abstract
A 39-year-old man with Marfan syndrome underwent replacement of the aortic valve, root, and ascending aorta for acute type A dissection. Subsequently, he underwent infrarenal aortic replacement for aortic rupture and then graft repair of a thoracoabdominal aneurysm with patch-bearing intercostals. After the third procedure, massive intraperitoneal hemorrhage required three subsequent laparotomies. CT scan showed two thoracic aortic pseudoaneurysms at the patch-graft junction that were sequentially embolized with transcatheter delivery of thrombin.....
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