Two cases of staged replacement of the thoracic aorta using the 'elephant trunk' technique

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Abstract

Two successful cases of staged replacement of multiple aneurysms of the thoracic aorta using the 'elephant trunk' technique are described. The management of both cases is discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)64-67
Number of pages4
JournalCardiovascular Surgery
Volume1
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Feb 1993

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Thoracic Aorta
Aneurysm

Keywords

  • 'elephant trunk' technique
  • Biomedicus centrifugal pump
  • low-flow cerebral perfusion
  • thoracic aortic aneurysm

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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