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Heart failure and severe pulmonary hypertension caused by distal detachment of the valve conduit 16 years after the Cabrol composite graft procedure.

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We report the case of a patient who underwent Cabrol composite graft procedure for ascending aorta aneurysm and aortic regurgitation. Sixteen years later he developed progressive dyspnea and a left-to-right shunt caused by distal detachment of the valve conduit with persistence of the perigraft space-right atrial fistula visualized with echocardiography. Our case shows that late manifestations of surgical complications of the Cabrol procedure may occur and transesophageal echocardiography may...

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10.1016/j.echo.2006.04.025

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
RDM Cardiovascular Medicine
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Journal:
Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography : official publication of the American Society of Echocardiography
Volume:
19
Issue:
9
Pages:
1190.e5-1190.e8
Publication date:
2006-09-01
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EISSN:
1097-6795
ISSN:
0894-7317
Source identifiers:
263280
Language:
English
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pubs:263280
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uuid:14b7f4f4-c0ce-497f-b9a7-6a8f2eb48e2f
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pubs:263280
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2012-12-19

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