Intraoperative TEE of the Month - May 2015

published 5 years ago by Ed Nemergut and Robert Thiele (presented by the IARS)

Thoracic aortic aneurysm II

This is doctor Julie Huff Meyer with our open the anesthesia intra operative T. E. case of the month for may 2015 each month we feature an operative case which teachers are emphasizes an important aspect of basic entropic of T. E.. Our patient this month as well as last month is an elderly woman with a past medical history of hypertension and systemic lupus erythematosus controlled with plaque window she's been otherwise active and healthy exercising at the gym multiple days each week. Over the course of the past couple of months. She complained of a dry cough and her primary care doctor did a work up that revealed in a sending your Dick aneurysm with moderate aortic regurgitation but a normal left ventricular ejection fraction. He presents for a sending aortic aneurysm repair possibly with the assistance of hypothermic circulatory arrest due to aortic arch involvement. Last month in April we reviewed the same patient but talked mainly about the normal zones of the aorta and briefly touch ...

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