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

Anthony Panos, Maria Suarez, Tomas A. Salerno, Marco Ricci

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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.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)544-546
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of cardiac surgery
Volume24
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 2009

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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