Year : 2014  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 135--137

Surgical exclusion of postsurgical pseudoaneurysm of the ascending aorta


Ramachandra Barik1, Amar Narayana Patnaik1, Ravintula Venkata Kumar2, Rudra Prasad Mohapatra2, Vikas Medep1, Lalita Nemani1 
1 Department of Cardiology, Nizam's Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
2 Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Nizam's Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Ramachandra Barik
Department of Cardiology, Nizam«SQ»s Institute of Medical sciences, Hyderabad - 500 082, Andhra Pradesh
India

Pseudoaneurysm of ascending aorta after cardiac surgery is rare in children. We report a case of successful surgical exclusion of ascending aortic pseudoaneurysm in a 15-year-old boy. The neck of the aneurysm was in close proximity to the right coronary artery (RCA).


How to cite this article:
Barik R, Patnaik AN, Kumar RV, Mohapatra RP, Medep V, Nemani L. Surgical exclusion of postsurgical pseudoaneurysm of the ascending aorta.Ann Pediatr Card 2014;7:135-137


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Barik R, Patnaik AN, Kumar RV, Mohapatra RP, Medep V, Nemani L. Surgical exclusion of postsurgical pseudoaneurysm of the ascending aorta. Ann Pediatr Card [serial online] 2014 [cited 2021 Sep 24 ];7:135-137
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