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Cardiovascular Intervention and Therapeutics

, Volume 34, Issue 1, pp 78–79 | Cite as

Prophylactic use of thoracic endovascular aortic repair in a young patient with impending aortic rupture

  • Rafath Ullah
  • M. Fuad JanEmail author
  • Puneet Menaria
  • Joseph R. Whitnah
  • John Crouch
  • Tanvir Bajwa
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Keywords

Thoracic endovascular aortic repair Descending thoracic aorta Computed tomography 

Notes

Funding

None.

Compliance with ethical standards

Conflict of interest

The authors report no conflicts of interest.

Supplementary material

12928_2018_518_MOESM1_ESM.avi (68.7 mb)
Supplementary material 1 (AVI 70336 kb) Online Video 1. Periprocedure fluoroscopic video showing the thoracic pedicle screw at T9 indenting the descending thoracic aorta

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© Japanese Association of Cardiovascular Intervention and Therapeutics 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Internal MedicineAurora Sinai/Aurora St. Luke’s Medical CentersMilwaukeeUSA
  2. 2.Aurora Cardiovascular ServicesAurora Sinai/Aurora St. Luke’s Medical CentersMilwaukeeUSA
  3. 3.Department of RadiologyAurora Sinai/Aurora St. Luke’s Medical CentersMilwaukeeUSA

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