Aortic Arch Aneurysms

  • Mahnoor Imran
  • Mohammad A. Zafar
  • Tamta Chkhikvadze
  • Bulat A. Ziganshin
  • John A. ElefteriadesEmail author


Aneurysms limited to the thoracic aortic arch are a rare entity. Similar to aneurysms involving other parts of the thoracic aorta, timely identification and treatment are essential. This chapter discusses the anatomy, pathology, presentation, diagnosis and treatment of aortic arch aneurysms.


Aortic arch Aortic arch aneurysm Elephant trunk procedure Endovascular repair Hybrid techniques Total arch repair (TAR) 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mahnoor Imran
    • 1
  • Mohammad A. Zafar
    • 1
  • Tamta Chkhikvadze
    • 1
  • Bulat A. Ziganshin
    • 1
  • John A. Elefteriades
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Aortic Institute at Yale-New Haven HospitalYale University School of MedicineNew HavenUSA

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