Successful surgical treatment of a ruptured giant atherosclerotic aneurysm of arcus aorta

Barış Akça, Nevzat Erdil, Olcay M. Dişli
2017 e-Journal of Cardiovascular Medicine  
Akça B., Erdil N., Dişli O. M., Çolak M. C., Battaloğlu B. Successful surgical treatment of a ruptured giant atherosclerotic aneurysm of arcus aorta EJCM 2017; 05 (4): 75-78. Doi: 10.15511/ejcm.17.00475. Endovascular aortic repairs in hybrid theatres have been implemented as an alternative option for the treatment of aortic arch aneurysms. The improvements in synthetic graft technologies, cardiopulmonary bypass techniques, blood protection, myocardial protection and protection of the central
more » ... n of the central nervous system have resulted in safer applications of surgical interventions, particularly to the arcus aorta. In this article, we present our successful emergency surgical therapeutic approach in a 74-year-old female patient case with a ruptured giant aortic arch aneurysm. Abstract EJCM 2017; 05 (4): 75-78
doi:10.15511/ejcm.17.00475 fatcat:p4ov6zmfkngwndlps3eyff7eii