aortoplasty


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Related to aortoplasty: aortotomy, aortorrhaphy

reconstruction

 [re″kon-struk´shun]
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.

a·or·to·plas·ty

(ā'ōr'tō-plas'tē),
A procedure for surgical repair of the aorta.

aortoplasty

/aor·to·plas·ty/ (a-or´to-plas″te) surgical repair of the aorta.

aortoplasty

(ā-ôr′tə-plăs′tē)
n.
Surgical repair of the aorta.

a·or·to·plas·ty

(ā-ōr'tō-plas'tē)
A procedure for surgical repair of the aorta.
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5] Between January 2009 and December 2015, a total of 22 infants and young children with CoA and AAH underwent coarctation resection and aortoplasty with autologous pulmonary artery patch were enrolled in this study.
The most common predisposing factor in the development of an aortobronchial fistula is surgical repair of a thoracic aneurysm, particularly one that involves patch aortoplasty.
Aortic aneurysms remain a significant source of morbidity and mortality after use of Dacron([R]) patch aortoplasty to repair coarctation of the aorta: Results from a single center.
11) Open surgery is typically performed by implanting an impermeable Dacron tube, which is nonmetallic, MRI safe, and not associated with artifact; or by performing aortoplasty, which involves resection of a portion of the aortic wall (Figure 6).