Affordable Access

deepdyve-link
Publisher Website

Unusual modification of the cabrol shunt for control of hemorrhage in acute type a aortic dissection.

Authors
  • Panos, Anthony L
  • Suarez, Maria
  • Salerno, Tomas A
  • Ricci, Marco
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of Cardiac Surgery
Publisher
Wiley (Blackwell Publishing)
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2009
Volume
24
Issue
5
Pages
544–546
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-8191.2009.00812.x
PMID: 19682164
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

A patient with acute Type A dissection required complex root repair with composite graft. She developed life-threatening hemorrhage at the root of the aorta, which could not be controlled with usual measures. A modification of the original Cabrol shunt allowed for successful control of bleeding.

Report this publication

Statistics

Seen <100 times