*  Zenith TX2® Post-market Approval Study - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Aneurysm. Aortic Aneurysm. Aortic Aneurysm, Thoracic. Vascular Diseases. Cardiovascular Diseases. Aortic Diseases. ... Age less than 18 years. *Other medical condition that may cause the patient to be non-compliant with the protocol, confound the ... Genetics Home Reference related topics: Familial thoracic aortic aneurysm and dissection MedlinePlus related topics: Aneurysms ... Descending thoracic aortic aneurysm with a history of growth greater than or equal to 0.5 cm within the previous 12 months; or ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00813358
*  Descending thoracic and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm in patients with Takayasu's disease.
There were 25 men and 8 women with a mean age of 40.2A years (range 16- ... From June 1974 to December 2001 we performed operative treatment on 33 patients with descending thoracic or thoracoabdominal ... Aorta, Thoracic / surgery. Aortic Aneurysm, Abdominal / surgery*. Aortic Aneurysm, Thoracic / surgery*. Blood Vessel Prosthesis ... Next Document: Ten years experience of thoracic and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm surgical repair: lessons learn.... ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/Descending-thoracic-thoracoabdominal-aortic-aneurysm/15534728.html
*  Improved cardiac function following left ventricular aneurysm resection: pre- and postoperative performance studies in 150...
... underwent radionuclide left ventricular performance studies before and one week after resection of a left ventricular aneurysm ... 24040436 - Inflammatory thoracic aortic aneurysm (lymphoplasmacytic thoracic aortitis): a 13-year-.... 24109066 - Unusual ... with small aneurysms, 54 patients (69.2%) with moderate size aneurysms (p ,.05), and 25 patients (96.1%) with large aneurysms ( ... with thick-walled aneurysms improved (p ,.01). Resection of a left ventricular aneurysm improves left ventricular function, ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/Improved-cardiac-function-following-left/15226926.html
*  Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
Emory nurse receives 2017 National Magnet Nurse of the Year Award. October 31, 2017 ... Thoracic aneurysm may occur in three parts of the thoracic aorta: the ascending aorta, the descending aorta or the aortic arch ... Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm The aorta is the artery that carries oxygen-rich blood away from the heart and on to other arteries ... A thoracic aortic aneurysm occurs when a "balloon" forms in a weakened area of the aorta wall within the chest cavity. The ...
  https://www.emoryhealthcare.org/heart-vascular/thoracic-aortic-aneurysm.html
*  Optical coherence tomography assessment of vessel wall degradation in thoracic aortic aneurysms
Y. H. Shenet al., "Stem cells in thoracic aortic aneurysms and dissections: potential contributors to aortic repair," Ann. ... some authors2 have evaluated the five-year risk of rupture of an ascending thoracic aneurysm as 16% for aneurysms with ... W. D. Clouseet al., "Improved prognosis of thoracic aortic aneurysms: a population-based study," JAMA 280(22), 1926-1929 (1998 ... Optical coherence tomography assessment of vessel wall degradation in thoracic aortic aneurysms. ...
  https://www.spiedigitallibrary.org/journals/journal-of-biomedical-optics/volume-18/issue-12/126003/Optical-coherence-tomography-assessment-of-vessel-wall-degradation-in-thoracic/10.1117/1.JBO.18.12.126003.full
*  Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm: UC Davis Vascular Center
... greater than 1 centimeter per year). If the aneurysm is located in the arch or the ascending portion of the thoracic aorta, it ... Thoracic aneurysms are less common than abdominal ones. In some individuals with a thoracic aortic aneurysm, an underlying ... A thoracic aortic aneurysm (TAA) is a ballooning of a portion of the aorta, the largest artery in the human body. Aneurysms are ... Thoracic aortic aneurysms (TAAs) are considered high risk for rupture if they are located below the aortic arch and greater ...
  https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/vascular/diseases/thoracic_aortic_aneurysm.html
*  Angiotensin II Promotes Thoracic Aortic Dissections and Ruptures in Col3a1 Haploinsufficient MiceNovelty and Significance |...
Pathogenesis of thoracic and abdominal aortic aneurysms. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2006;1085:339-352. ... Premature Deaths in Col3a1+/− Mice Are Caused by Thoracic Aortic Ruptures and Can Be Preceded by Aortic Dilatations. Using ... mice induced thoracic aortic dissections and ruptures which may be preceded by aneurysms, thus leading to premature and sudden ... infusion on collagen content of the thoracic aortic wall of Col3a1+/+ and Col3a1+/− mice. A, Representative images of thoracic ...
  http://hyper.ahajournals.org/content/62/1/203
*  Patente US20040106978 - Thoracic aortic aneurysm stent graft - Google Patentes
The thoracic stent graft can be in one or two portions. ... A thoracic stent graft (20) has a tubular bio-compatible graft ... In recent years, endovascular implantable devices have been developed for treatment of aortic aneurysms, wherein the devices ... 28, 2002, entitled "Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Stent Graft" discloses stent grafts that are useful in treating aortic aneurysms ... However, for an aneurysm that develops in the thoracic arch of the aorta, stent grafts are needed that are deployable to extend ...
  http://www.google.es/patents/US20040106978
*  Circulatory, Vascular and Cardiac sub-cluster 13
Five years earlier he had been treated with a graft owing to thoracic and abdominal aortic aneurysm with dissection. He now ... A 66-year-old man with thoracic and abdominal aortic aneurysm suffered from microembolism in the lower extremities after total ... A 63-year-old patient was found to have an abdominal aortic aneurysm and a tumorous lesion around the right coronary artery. ... Infected aortic aneurysm is an uncommon life-threatening disease. A 68-year-old man had a history of type 2 diabetes mellitus ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/cluster/26/Circulatory-Vascular-and-Cardiac/sub-13-p5.html
*  Circulatory, Vascular and Cardiac sub-cluster 20
The overall survival of patients with thoracic aortic aneurysm (TAA) has improved significantly in the past few years. ... Endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) has reduced early adverse outcomes from abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) repair. ... Aortic aneurysm has been reported to be the dominant cause of primary iliac-enteric fistula (IEF) in ,70% of cases [1]; other ... Spontaneous sac size regression of a giant abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) is a rare event that has not been previously ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/cluster/26/Circulatory-Vascular-and-Cardiac/sub-20-p2.html
*  dissecting aneurysm
Elective endovascular treatment of descending thoracic aortic aneurysms and chronic dissections with stent-grafts. J Y Won. ... thoracic aortic aneurysm*aortic aneurysm*aortic diseases*stents*blood vessel prosthesis implantation*x ray computed tomography* ... thoracic aorta*acute disease*aortography*coronary aneurysm*blood vessel prosthesis*aortic rupture*abdominal aortic aneurysm* ... Familial thoracic aortic aneurysms and dissections: three families with early-onset ascending and descending aortic dissections ...
  https://www.labome.org/topics/diseases/cardiovascular/vascular/aneurysm/dissecting-aneurysm-7757.html
*  Will a descending thoracic aortic aneurysm get smaller or disappear? - Answered by top doctors on HealthTap
Aneurysms tend to grow slowly over time: for abdominal aortic aneurysms, about 10% of their diameter per year, for thoracic ... aneurysms, maybe slightly less. Risk factors for growth include uncontrolled hypertension and ,a href="/topics/smoking" track_ ... Aneurysms tend to grow slowly over time: for abdominal aortic aneurysms, about 10% of their diameter per year, for thoracic ... Aneurysms tend to grow slowly over time: for abdominal aortic aneurysms, about 10% of their diameter per year, for thoracic ...
  https://www.healthtap.com/user_questions/16293-will-a-descending-thoracic-aortic-aneurysm-get-smaller-or-disappear
*  Aortic arch vessel geometries and deformations in patients with thoracic aortic aneurysms and dissections. | Sigma-Aldrich
64 y ± 14) with thoracic aortic aneurysms or dissections. From the lumen models, centerlines of the thoracic aorta, ... In patients with thoracic aortic aneurysms or dissections, the thoracic aortic arch translated significantly secondary to ... Aortic arch vessel geometries and deformations in patients with thoracic aortic aneurysms and dissections.. [Ga-Young Suh, ... To quantify aortic arch geometry and in vivo cardiac-induced and respiratory-induced arch translations and arch branch ...
  https://www.sigmaaldrich.com/catalog/papers/25066591
*  Screening for Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Among a Cohort of Patients With a Degenerative Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm - Full Text...
BLOOD SAMPLES [ Time Frame: 3 YEARS ]. to determine the prevalence thoracic aortic aneurysms (TAA) and abdominal aortic ... Aneurysm. Aortic Aneurysm. Aortic Aneurysm, Abdominal. Aortic Aneurysm, Thoracic. Vascular Diseases. Cardiovascular Diseases. ... Screening for Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Among a Cohort of Patients With a Degenerative Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm. This study is ... Screening for Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Among a Cohort of Patients With a Degenerative Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm : Prevalence, ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01599533
*  Thoracic and Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms | Circulation
Hayashi Y, Yokozaki H, Okita Y, Yokoy M. Oxidative stress in the pathogenesis of thoracic aortic aneurysm: protective role of ... Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms. Thoracic aneurysms may involve one or more aortic segments (aortic root, ascending aorta, arch, or ... Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms. Abdominal aortic aneurysms are much more common than thoracic aortic aneurysms. Age is an important ... Bicuspid Aortic Valve Many cases of ascending thoracic aortic aneurysms are associated with an underlying bicuspid aortic valve ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/111/6/816.full
*  What is the average shoe size of a 6-year-old girl with a small frame? | Reference.com
Small-framed 6-year-old girls typically have feet between 6.5 and 7.5 inches long, requiring a size 13 or 13.5 in the United ... What is the appropriate size criterion for resection of thoracic aortic aneurysms?. ... Small-framed 6-year-old girls typically have feet between 6.5 and 7.5 inches long, requiring a size 13 or 13.5 in the United ... Youth shoes are best worn when a child is around 5 or 6 years of age, but they should start wearing supportive athletic shoes ...
  https://www.reference.com/beauty-fashion/average-shoe-size-6-year-old-girl-small-frame-3efc1ffb78c617fd
*  Specialists Launch "Most Comprehensive" Web Site On Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm, Dissection
... and at professional conferences in recent years Dr. Raissi has presented 30-year statistics that document excellent and always- ... "Patients with descending thoracic aneurysm and thoraco-abdominal aneurysm are probably the highest-risk group of patients with ... Specialists Launch "Most Comprehensive" Web Site On Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm, Dissection. 16.09.2003 ... including aortic aneurysm and aortic dissection, the catastrophic bleeding that reportedly took the life of actor John Ritter ...
  http://www.innovations-report.com/html/reports/medicine-health/report-21447.html
*  Surgical Treatment for Type IIIb Aortic Dissection in Association with a True Aortic Aneurysm
DeBakey IIIb aortic dissection associated with thoracic aneurysm was successfully operated upon in a 59-year-old man. The ... Surgical Treatment for Type IIIb Aortic Dissection in Association with a True Aortic Aneurysm. ... Aortic dissection, with entry in the true aneurysm is rare and is of high risk for rupture.. @Jpn. J. Cardiovasc. Surg. 29: 17- ... The entry of the dissection was in a true aneurysm of the descending aorta, and it was replaced with a 22mm Hemashield ...
  http://square.umin.ac.jp/jscvs/eng/journal/vol29-1/17.html
*  Dominik Fleischmann | Stanford Medicine Profiles
64 y ± 14) with thoracic aortic aneurysms or dissections. From the lumen models, centerlines of the thoracic aorta, ... We report the unusual case of successful endovascular exclusion of a thoracic aortic aneurysm with subsequent thoracic aortic ... Aortic Arch Vessel Geometries and Deformations in Patients with Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms and Dissections JOURNAL OF VASCULAR ... Adverse events were defined as fatal or nonfatal aortic rupture, rapid aortic growth (>10 mm/y), aneurysm formation (≥6 cm), ...
  https://med.stanford.edu/profiles/dominik-fleischmann
*  Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms - Cardiovascular Disorders - Merck Manuals Professional Edition
Thoracic aortic aneurysm (TAA) is a ≥ 50% increase in diameter of the thoracic aorta. ... Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms By Mark A. Farber, MD, FACS, Professor of Surgery and Radiology, Division of Vascular Surgery;Program ... larger than normal is considered an aneurysm (normal diameter varies by location). Most thoracic aortic aneurysms do not cause ... Thoracic aortic aneurysms (TAAs) are abnormal dilatations of the aorta above the diaphragm. TAAs account for one fourth of ...
  http://www.merckmanuals.com/professional/cardiovascular-disorders/diseases-of-the-aorta-and-its-branches/thoracic-aortic-aneurysms
*  PENN begins clinical trial of newest technology to treat thoracic aortic aneurysms
Each year, more than 20,000 patients in the United States are diagnosed with TAA. Aortic aneurysms - including thoracic and ... The clinical trial, called STARZ-TX2 (Study of Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Repair with the Zenith® TX2™ Thoracic TAA Endovascular ... Thoracic aortic aneurysms (TAAs) occur when a section of the aorta - the body s largest artery that carries blood out of the ... Endovascular treatment of aortic aneurysms has been a common practice for the past 10 years in the United States, Europe and ...
  http://www.innovations-report.com/html/reports/medicine-health/report-40531.html
*  Genetic Risks for Bicuspid Aortic Valve Disease - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Thoracic aortic aneurysms and dissections [ Time Frame: 10 years ]. Development of new aneurysms and/or dissections of the ... 10 years ]. Secondary Outcome Measures : *Aortic enlargement [ Time Frame: 10 years ]. Dilation of thoracic aorta, new or ... such as aortic aneurysms, aortic dissections or valve disease. Patients may not be included if they are less than 18 years old ... Currently, it is estimated that most cases of aortic stenosis in patients less than 65 years old are caused by BAVs. BAV ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01823432?term=%22Congenital+Heart+Defects%22&lup_s=03%2F25%2F2013&lup_d=14&show_rss=Y&sel_rss=mod14
*  The role of β-arrestin2-dependent signaling in thoracic aortic aneurysm formation in a murine model of Marfan syndrome | Heart...
De Kozak Y, *Faure JP, *Kuhn H. . Retinal S antigen identified as the 48K protein regulating light-dependent phosphodiesterase ... Immunohistochemistry of matrix metalloproteinases and their inhibitors in thoracic aortic aneurysms and aortic valves of ... The role of β-arrestin2-dependent signaling in thoracic aortic aneurysm formation in a murine model of Marfan syndrome. James W ... Protein expression of total ERK1/2 and total SMAD2/3 is equivalent in thoracic aortic aneurysm (TAA) tissue from fibrillin (Fbn ...
  http://ajpheart.physiology.org/content/309/9/H1516
*  ORBi: Browsing ORBi
We report the case of a 71-year old man with rupture of a thoracic aortic aneurysm in the left main bronchus. The patient had ... We report the case of a 71-year old man with rupture of a thoracic aortic aneurysm in the left main bronchus. The patient had ... Rupture of a Thoracic Aneurysm in the Left Bronchus. SCHILS, F.; Deprez, A. F.; CREEMERS, Etienne et al. in Acta Chirurgica ... and observed during 2 to 15 years. Included are 69 men and 46 women, aged 14 to 84 years (mean: 58.8 years). The underlying ...
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*  Thoracic aortic aneurysm - Wikipedia
Each year in the United States, some 45,000 people die from diseases of the aorta and its branches. Acute aortic dissection, a ... A thoracic aortic aneurysm is an aortic aneurysm that presents primarily in the thorax. A thoracic aortic aneurysm is the " ... However, a syphilitic aneurysm is more likely to be a thoracic aortic aneurysm than an abdominal aortic aneurysm. The principal ... Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm at eMedicine Aneurysms: Aneurysms and Aortic Dissection at Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy Home ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thoracic_aortic_aneurysm