Transverse aortic arch replacement associated with MAGIC syndrome: case report and literature review

Ann Vasc Surg. 2006 May;20(3):395-8. doi: 10.1007/s10016-006-9046-7. Epub 2006 Apr 26.

Abstract

We report a case of ascending and transverse aortic arch aneurysm repair with aortic valve replacement in a patient with MAGIC syndrome (mouth and genital ulcers with inflamed cartilage), the unusual setting of both Behçet's disease and relapsing polychondritis.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Aorta / pathology
  • Aorta / surgery
  • Aorta, Thoracic / pathology
  • Aorta, Thoracic / surgery*
  • Aortic Aneurysm / complications
  • Aortic Aneurysm / pathology
  • Aortic Aneurysm / surgery*
  • Aortic Valve / surgery
  • Behcet Syndrome / complications*
  • Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation*
  • Female
  • Genital Diseases, Female / complications
  • Heart Valve Prosthesis Implantation*
  • Humans
  • Oral Ulcer / complications
  • Polychondritis, Relapsing / complications*
  • Syndrome
  • Ulcer / complications