The Egyptian Journal of Cardiothoracic Anesthesia

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2016  |  Volume : 10  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 60--63

Pulmonary endarterectomy under intermittent deep hypothermic circulatory arrest


Shilpa Tiwari1, Rajnish K Jain1, Yogesh Niwariya2, Sarika Katiyar1 
1 Department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care, Bhopal Memorial Hospital and Research Centre, Bhopal, India
2 Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Bhopal Memorial Hospital and Research Centre, Bhopal, India

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Shilpa Tiwari
Department of Anaesthesiology and Critical Care, Bhopal Memorial Hospital and Research Centre, Bhopal 462038, Madhya Pradesh
India

Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension occurs in very few patients after acute embolism, and pulmonary thromboendarterectomy is the main and curative treatment. Here we have a patient with a chronic thrombus in the pulmonary artery that required thromboendarterectomy with deep hypothermic circulatory arrest.


How to cite this article:
Tiwari S, Jain RK, Niwariya Y, Katiyar S. Pulmonary endarterectomy under intermittent deep hypothermic circulatory arrest.Egypt J Cardiothorac Anesth 2016;10:60-63


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Tiwari S, Jain RK, Niwariya Y, Katiyar S. Pulmonary endarterectomy under intermittent deep hypothermic circulatory arrest. Egypt J Cardiothorac Anesth [serial online] 2016 [cited 2017 Oct 17 ];10:60-63
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