Adventitial inversion technique in repair of aortic dissection

H. Storm Floten, Pasala S. Ravichandran, Anthony P. Furnary, Hugh L. Gately, Albert Starr

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We describe a new technique for aortic anastomosis in the repair of acute dissection. The aorta is buttressed by inverting the adventitia without the use of Teflon or other synthetic materials. This technique provides a safe and secure anastomosis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)771-772
Number of pages2
JournalThe Annals of thoracic surgery
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 1995

ASJC Scopus subject areas

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


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