Reconstruction of pulmonary artery with donor aorta and autopericardium in lung transplantation

Masafumi Noda, Yoshinori Okada, Yoshikatsu Saiki, Tetsu Sado, Yasushi Hoshikawa, Chiaki Endo, Akira Sakurada, Sumiko Maeda, Hisashi Oishi, Takashi Kondo

研究成果: Article

7 引用 (Scopus)

抜粋

A 44-year-old man with Eisenmenger's syndrome due to ventricular septal defect (VSD) was listed for lung transplantation. The patient's condition was complicated by a giant pulmonary artery (PA) aneurysm. Concurrent VSD closure and total reconstruction of the recipient PA with the donor aorta were planned. When the patient underwent bilateral lung transplantation, the aortic graft obtained turned out to be too short to complete the reconstruction. A PA graft made of the recipient's pericardium was successfully interposed between the donor's PA and the donor's aortic graft.

元の言語English
ページ(範囲)e17-e19
ジャーナルAnnals of Thoracic Surgery
96
発行部数1
DOI
出版物ステータスPublished - 2013 7

ASJC Scopus subject areas

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

フィンガープリント Reconstruction of pulmonary artery with donor aorta and autopericardium in lung transplantation' の研究トピックを掘り下げます。これらはともに一意のフィンガープリントを構成します。

  • これを引用