Endovascular aortic repair of patent ductus arteriosus in an adult patient

Kentaro Yamabe, Hideyuki Shimizu, Atsushi Nemoto, Ryohei Yozu

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We describe the case of a large patent ductus arteriosus in a 52-year old man, which was deemed unsuitable for coil occlusion or Amplatzer duct occluder. His ductus was successfully closed using Talent prostheses (Medtronic AVE, Santa Rosa, CA, USA). The postoperative course was uneventful.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)217-219
Number of pages3
JournalInteractive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2012 Feb


  • Congenital heart defects
  • Endovascular techniques
  • Patent ductus arteriosus
  • Stents

ASJC Scopus subject areas

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


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