CARDIOLOGY IN THE YOUNG, vol.23, no.1, pp.138-140, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
Article / Article
CARDIOLOGY IN THE YOUNG
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Istanbul University Affiliated:
Coarctation of the aorta is a rare congenital anomaly usually accompanying bicuspid aortic valve. Adult patients with aortic coarctation can be managed either with surgery or percutaneously. Here we present a case of percutaneously treated aortic coarctation complicated with infective endocarditis of the aortic valve, thoracic aortitis, and thoracic mycotic aneurysm.