Acute Complicated and Uncomplicated Type III Aortic Dissection: An Endovascular Perspective

Castigliano Bhamidipati, Gorav Ailawadi

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Type III aortic dissection is associated with high morbidity and mortality. There is a shifting paradigm in the treatment of complicated and uncomplicated acute type III aortic dissection toward earlier endovascular repair. In this review, the authors present the current perspective on the endovascular management of acute complicated and uncomplicated type III aortic dissection.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)373-386
Number of pages14
JournalSeminars in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 2009
Externally publishedYes



  • acute Type III aortic dissection
  • aneurysm
  • complicated
  • endovascular
  • review
  • uncomplicated

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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