We present a case of a patient, who had previously undergone a frozen elephant trunk procedure for acute non-A-non-B aortic dissection, and developed a traumatic new entry tear due to the displacement of the hybrid prosthesis while skiing. An emergency thoracic endovascular aortic repair was performed without postoperative complications.

An unusual case of Thoraflex displacement after blunt thoracic trauma during skiing

Di Marco L.;Botta L.;Murana G.;Pacini D.
2021

Abstract

We present a case of a patient, who had previously undergone a frozen elephant trunk procedure for acute non-A-non-B aortic dissection, and developed a traumatic new entry tear due to the displacement of the hybrid prosthesis while skiing. An emergency thoracic endovascular aortic repair was performed without postoperative complications.
2021
Di Marco L.; Botta L.; Murana G.; Pacini D.
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