Emergency aortic root replacement with the Bioconduit stentless aortic valve conduit

ADRIAN TULIN, Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine, "Carol Davila" University of Medicine and Pharmacy, 020021 Bucharest, Clinical Emergency Hospital "Prof. Dr. Agrippa Ionescu", 011356, Bucharest, Romania, OVIDIU STIRU, MIRUNA LUANA MIULESCU, LAURA RADUCU, ROXANA CARMEN GEANA, SLAVU IULIAN, VLAD ANTON ILIESCU
2020 Romanian Biotechnological Letters  
This report concerns a 73-year-old woman who presented with asymptomatic aortic root an-eurysm with severe aortic regurgitation. The purpose of this article is to present our first successful case for emergency aortic root replacement (Bentall operation) that involves annular implantation of a pericardial valved conduit (Bioconduit TM, Biointegral Surgical, Inc., Ontario, Canada) and to discuss some essential technical clue issues related to this approach.
doi:10.25083/rbl/25.6/2055.2059 fatcat:uqpw555ilzdk7kz6apgxq3rci4