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Perioperative evaluation of neonatal aortic arch thrombosis
  • fumiya yoneyama,
  • Travis Wilder,
  • Michiaki Imamura
fumiya yoneyama
Tsukuba Daigaku Fuzoku Byoin

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Travis Wilder
Texas Children's Hospital
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Michiaki Imamura
Baylor College of Medicine
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Herein, we present a neonatal case of coarctation of the aorta, with aortic arch thrombus confirmed by echocardiography. We performed thrombus removal and aortic arch repair emergently. This critical condition necessitates quick preoperative evaluation with echocardiography. Moreover, postoperative evaluation using computed tomography is reasonable to assess an aortic arch configuration, and exclude the remnant thrombus.
12 Jun 2021Submitted to Journal of Cardiac Surgery
14 Jun 2021Submission Checks Completed
14 Jun 2021Assigned to Editor
29 Jun 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
30 Jun 2021Editorial Decision: Accept
Oct 2021Published in Journal of Cardiac Surgery volume 36 issue 10 on pages 3872-3873. 10.1111/jocs.15852