Pseudoaneurysm of the left ventricular outflow tract after cardiac surgery

International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging

16 January Jan 2017 2 months ago
  • Gennari M, Annoni A, Polvani G.

Pseudoaneurysms of the left ventricular outflow tract (LVOT) are rare entity. We present a case of false aneurysm caused by a chronic bacterial infection after mechanical aortic valve replacement in otherwise healthy and asymptomatic young man.

Reference
Gennari M, Annoni A, Polvani G. Pseudoaneurysm of the left ventricular outflow tract after cardiac surgery. Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 2017 Jan 4 [Epub ahead of print]

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