Clinical & Experimental Cardiology

Clinical & Experimental Cardiology
Open Access

ISSN: 2155-9880


Hematemsis as a Late Complication after Tevar in a Stanford Type-B Chronic Aortic Dissection

Lucia La Mura*, Filipa Xavier Valente, Maria Luz Servato, José A. Barrabés, Rafael Rodriguez-Lecoq, Ivan Constenla*, Gisela Teixidò-Turà, Gemma Burcet, Ignacio Ferreira-González and José F. Rodriguez-Palomares

Aorto Esophageal Fistula (AEF) is a rare but catastrophic complication in thoracic aortic aneurysms with no consensus about the best treatment option. We present a case of AEF as a late complication of TEVAR implantation in a Stanford type-B chronic dissection treated with hybrid aortic surgical approach and percutaneous esophageal stent.

Published Date: 2021-06-10; Received Date: 2021-05-17