Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2011; 59(5): 311-313
DOI: 10.1055/s-0030-1250387
Case Reports/Cardiac

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Endovascular Management of Bilateral Superior Intercostal Artery Aneurysms following Late Repair of Coarctation of the Aorta

C. R. Tapping1 , D. F. Ettles1
  • 1Department of Radiology, Hull Royal Infirmary, Hull, United Kingdom
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Publication History

received July 14, 2010

Publication Date:
21 March 2011 (online)


Endovascular management of massive bilateral superior intercostal artery aneurysms following late surgical repair of juxtaductal coarctation of the aorta is described in a 40-year-old male patient. Both aneurysms were successfully treated by coil embolisation without the need for further surgical intervention.


Prof. D. F. Etlles, MD, FRCP, FRCR

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