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Endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair

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Capital Health (N.S.). Vascular Surgery. Halifax, NS: Capital Health , 2014.
Pamphlet Number
0158
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Your surgeon will put an endovascular stent graft into your aorta. The aorta is the largest artery in the body. Aneurysm is defined along with how they are treated. This surgery is an alternative to open abdominal surgery. The pamphlet outlines the advantages, disadvantages and possible complications of this surgery. Your care after surgery in hospital and at home is outlined. Information about a healthy lifestyle is provided. Symptoms that require immediate medical attention are noted as well …
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Corporate Author
Capital Health (N.S.). Vascular Surgery.
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Capital Health
Date of Publication
2014
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (13 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Aortic Aneurysm, Abdominal - surgery
Cardiovascular Diseases - surgery
Postoperative care
Preoperative care
Other Subjects
Abdominal aorta--Surgery
Aortic aneurysms
Specialty
Cardiovascular system
Surgery
Abstract
Your surgeon will put an endovascular stent graft into your aorta. The aorta is the largest artery in the body. Aneurysm is defined along with how they are treated. This surgery is an alternative to open abdominal surgery. The pamphlet outlines the advantages, disadvantages and possible complications of this surgery. Your care after surgery in hospital and at home is outlined. Information about a healthy lifestyle is provided. Symptoms that require immediate medical attention are noted as well as information about follow-up visits.
Responsibility
Vascular Surgery
Pamphlet Number
0158