Journal article

Extended three-patch technique for congenital supravalvular aortic stenosis.

Norihiko Oka, Matthew Liava'a, Pankaj Saxena, Yves d'Udekem, Christian P Brizard, Igor E Konstantinov

Asian Cardiovascular & Thoracic Annals | Published : 2010

Abstract

We describe a modified extended 3-patch surgical procedure to relieve supravalvular aortic stenosis. This simple technique provides effective and lasting enlargement of the ascending aorta in patients with severe congenital supravalvular aortic stenosis.