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

(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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Clinical data were retrospectively reviewed to screen for patients with CoA and AAH, with AAH diagnosed according to the CHD database.[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.
A pseudoaneurysm can develop as a result of a failed anastomosis (e.g., following patch aortoplasty or graft replacement), prosthetic infections, or erosion of a graft into the lung parenchyma.
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).