Aortic pseudo-aneurysm caused by complete dehiscence of the left coronary artery 7 years after a composite mechanical-valved conduit aortic root replacement (Bentall operation)

Eur Heart J. 2012 Jan;33(1):60. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehr257. Epub 2011 Jul 30.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Aneurysm, False / etiology*
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Thoracic / etiology*
  • Aortic Valve / surgery
  • Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation / methods
  • Coronary Disease / complications*
  • Dyspnea / etiology
  • Echocardiography, Transesophageal
  • Heart Valve Prosthesis
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Postoperative Complications / etiology
  • Reoperation
  • Rupture, Spontaneous / complications
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed