Staged Hybrid Repair for Acute Type B Aortic Dissection of Right-Sided Aortic ArchTakanori Shibukawa*, Takashi Yamauchi and Takafumi Masai
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Sakurabashi Watanabe Hospital, 2-4-32 Umeda, Kita-ku, Osaka 530-0001, Japan
- *Corresponding Author:
- Takanori Shibukawa, MD, PhD
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery
Sakurabashi Watanabe Hospital
2-4-32 Umeda, Kita-ku, Osaka 530-0001, Japan
E-mail: [email protected]
Received Date: May 20, 2017; Accepted Date: June 01, 2017; Published Date: June 07, 2017
Citation: Shibukawa T, Yamauchi T, Masai T (2017) Staged Hybrid Repair for Acute Type B Aortic Dissection of Right-Sided Aortic Arch. J Vasc Med Surg 5: 315. doi: 10.4172/2329-6925.1000315
Copyright: © 2017 Shibukawa T, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Right-sided aortic arch is rare and the reported type B aortic dissection with this pathology has been limited. We report a case of staged hybrid surgical repair using short frozen elephant trunk for this pathology. The computed tomography after 3 month confirmed the shrinkage of aneurysm diameter and thrombosis of false lumen.