Anesthetic Management of a Patient with Unruptured Sinus of Valsalva Aneurysm with Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstruction

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Author(s)

    • Mita Naoji
    • Department of Anesthesiology, Tokushima University Hospital, Tokushima, Japan
    • Tanaka Katsuya
    • Department of Anesthesiology, Tokushima University Hospital, Tokushima, Japan
    • Takaishi Kazumi
    • Department of Dental Anesthesiology, Tokushima University Hospital, Tokushima, Japan
    • Kitahata Hiroshi
    • Department of Dental Anesthesiology, Tokushima University Hospital, Tokushima, Japan
    • Kawahito Shinji
    • Department of Anesthesiology, Tokushima University Hospital, Tokushima, Japan
    • Soga Tomohiro
    • Department of Anesthesiology, Tokushima University Hospital, Tokushima, Japan
    • Katayama Toshiko
    • Department of Anesthesiology, Tokushima University Hospital, Tokushima, Japan
    • Kawahara Tomiya
    • Department of Anesthesiology, Tokushima University Hospital, Tokushima, Japan
    • Kakuta Nami
    • Department of Anesthesiology, Tokushima University Hospital, Tokushima, Japan
    • Hamaguchi Eisuke
    • Department of Anesthesiology, Tokushima University Hospital, Tokushima, Japan
    • Tsutsumi M Yasuo
    • Department of Anesthesiology, Tokushima University Hospital, Tokushima, Japan

Abstract

Sinus of Valsalva aneurysm (SVA) is a rarecardiac defect that can be congenital or acquiredthrough infection, trauma, or degenerative diseases.A 79-year-old man was diagnosed with upper jawcancer and in preoperative transthoracic echocardiographyand computed tomography was foundto have an unruptured right SVA causing rightventricular outflow obstruction. Under generalanesthesia, surgical repair was performed afterinstituting cardiopulmonary bypass. We successfullyperformed the anesthetic management of theSVA surgical repair using transesophagealechocardiography.

Journal

  • CIRCULATION CONTROL

    CIRCULATION CONTROL 37(3), 195-198, 2016

    Japan Society of Circulation Control in Medicine

Codes

  • NII Article ID (NAID)
    130005187639
  • Text Lang
    ENG
  • ISSN
    0389-1844
  • Data Source
    J-STAGE 
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