Late lumen loss in thoracic aortic end graft after endovascular procedure of a traumatic pseudoaneurysm

Document Type : Case Report


1 Cardivascolar Department, Ghaem Hospital, Mashhad university of medical science, Mashhad, Iran

2 Cardiac Surgeon, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran

3 Cardiologist, Atherosclerosis Prevention Research Center and Department of Cardiovascular, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran


We report the case of a 23-year-old woman who died due to endograft stenosis 20 months after thoracic endovascular aortic repair. The patient presented with the pseudocoarctation syndrome. Although angioplasty of stenosis endograft was successfully performed, severe metabolic complications were lethal.


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