Bentall procedure


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Bentall procedure

(ben′tal″)
[Hugh Bentall, Brit. cardiac surgeon]
The replacement of the aortic valve, root of the aorta, and the ascending aorta in patients with diseases of both the valve and the proximal aorta. The procedure involves the use of a graft to replace the diseased vessel, and reimplantation of the coronary arteries arising from the proximal aorta into the graft.
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The three-in-one procedure required doctors to perform a unique Bentall procedure and a coronary artery bypass graft .
The three-in-one procedure required doctors to perform a unique Bentall procedure and a coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) that includes aorta replacement, bypass, and re-implantation of two vessels.
Cardiac Reconstructions Aortic root replacement, aortoplasty, aortic valve procedures, valve procedures, Bentall procedure, composite valve conduit procedure, mitral valve replacement, Ross procedure, proximal coronary anastomoses, aortic aneurysm repairs, aortic wall replacement, ascending aorta repair.
Besides, any operation involving aortic rootsuch as Bentall procedure needs preoperative knowledge about the course of coronary arteries as well as the presence of an accessory coronary orifice or vessel, if present.