aortic reconstruction

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1. the reassembling or re-forming of something from constituent parts.
2. surgical restoration of function of a body part, such as with a bypass or plastic surgery.
aortic reconstruction restoration of function to a damaged aorta, as by bypass or aortoplasty.
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Currently, the standard of care for controlling anastomotic suture line bleeding in aortic reconstruction surgery includes manual compression with or without a topical absorbable hemostat.
During graft incorporation process after open aortic reconstruction hematoma between the graft and aneurysm wrap should gradually resolve.
The observational study analyzed 1,674 patients undergoing aortic reconstruction surgeries from January 2001 to December 2009.