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Case Reports in Vascular Medicine
Volume 2013, Article ID 978625, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/978625
Case Report

Novel Visceral-Anastomosis-First Approach in Open Repair of a Ruptured Type 2 Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm: Causes behind a Mortal Outcome

1Department of Vascular Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, Jonas Lies Vei 65, 5021 Bergen, Norway
2Department of Vascular Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden

Received 31 October 2012; Accepted 13 January 2013

Academic Editors: N. Espinola-Zavaleta, P. Heider, P.-H. Huang, N. Papanas, M. Sindel, and S. Yamashiro

Copyright © 2013 Einar Dregelid and Alireza Daryapeyma. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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