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Research & Reviews  533 results

Rotational Position of the Aortic Root is Associated with Increased Aortic Dimensions i...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00246-021-02594-1 10.1007/s00246-018-1916-6 10.1148/rg.2018170120 10.1051/medsci/2009252161 10.1136/heartjnl-2017-312390 10.1002/ca.23462 10.1007/s13239-019-00441-2 10.1016/j.echo.2010.03.019 10.1016/j.ejrad.2017.01.009 10.1002/ca.23071 10.1053/j.semtcvs.2020.01.001
Pediatric Cardiology; Powell SK, Almeneisi H et. al.

Apr 13th, 2021 - Progressive aortic dilation is common in Marfan syndrome (MFS) and Loeys-Dietz syndrome (LDS). Risk factors for progression are poorly understood. Normal variation in the aortic root (AoR) rotational position relative to the left ventricular base ...

Surgical Management of Intraoperative Aortic Dissection in Type 3 Loeys-Dietz Syndrome ...
https://doi.org/10.1532/hsf.3533
The Heart Surgery Forum; Yoneyama F, Kato H et. al.

Apr 2nd, 2021 - A 57-year-old female with Loeys-Dietz syndrome type 3 and MYH11 gene mutation underwent unexpected intraoperative ascending aortic dissection and subsequent rapid progression of the aortic arch dissecting aneurysm. Intra-surgical contingency plans...

Novel finding of atrophic extraocular muscles in Loeys-Dietz syndrome: a case report an...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaapos.2020.11.010
Journal of AAPOS : the Official Publication of the Americ... Sathappan VS, Matharu KS et. al.

Mar 6th, 2021 - Novel finding of atrophic extraocular muscles in Loeys-Dietz syndrome: a case report and review of the literature.|2021|Sathappan VS,Matharu KS,Coats DK,Paysse EA,|

Type A Aortic dissection in 11-month-old infant with Loeys-Dietz Syndrome.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2021.01.045
The Annals of Thoracic Surgery; Comentale G, D'Andrea C et. al.

Feb 7th, 2021 - Type A aortic dissection is a very uncommon finding in children, especially among infants where no cases seem to have been described. We report the case of a 11-month-old boy with Loeys-Dietz syndrome and asymptomatic type A aortic dissection invo...

Aortic root aneurysm repair in a neonate with Loeys-Dietz syndrome.
https://doi.org/10.1017/S1047951120004886
Cardiology in the Young; Li W, Cohen W et. al.

Jan 25th, 2021 - Loeys-Dietz syndrome is a connective tissue disorder known to cause aggressive aortopathy in paediatric patients, but it is extremely rare for cardiovascular events to present during infancy. We report the first successful aortic repair in a neona...

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Guidelines  1 results

Consensus statement on surgical pathology of the aorta from the Society for Cardiovascu...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.carpath.2016.03.002
Cardiovascular Pathology : the Official Journal of the So... Halushka MK, Angelini A et. al.

Mar 31st, 2016 - Surgical aortic specimens are usually examined in Pathology Departments as a result of treatment of aneurysms or dissections. A number of diseases, genetic syndromes (Marfan syndrome, Loeys-Dietz syndrome, etc.), and vasculopathic aging processes ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  535 results

Rotational Position of the Aortic Root is Associated with Increased Aortic Dimensions i...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00246-021-02594-1 10.1007/s00246-018-1916-6 10.1148/rg.2018170120 10.1051/medsci/2009252161 10.1136/heartjnl-2017-312390 10.1002/ca.23462 10.1007/s13239-019-00441-2 10.1016/j.echo.2010.03.019 10.1016/j.ejrad.2017.01.009 10.1002/ca.23071 10.1053/j.semtcvs.2020.01.001
Pediatric Cardiology; Powell SK, Almeneisi H et. al.

Apr 13th, 2021 - Progressive aortic dilation is common in Marfan syndrome (MFS) and Loeys-Dietz syndrome (LDS). Risk factors for progression are poorly understood. Normal variation in the aortic root (AoR) rotational position relative to the left ventricular base ...

Surgical Management of Intraoperative Aortic Dissection in Type 3 Loeys-Dietz Syndrome ...
https://doi.org/10.1532/hsf.3533
The Heart Surgery Forum; Yoneyama F, Kato H et. al.

Apr 2nd, 2021 - A 57-year-old female with Loeys-Dietz syndrome type 3 and MYH11 gene mutation underwent unexpected intraoperative ascending aortic dissection and subsequent rapid progression of the aortic arch dissecting aneurysm. Intra-surgical contingency plans...

Novel finding of atrophic extraocular muscles in Loeys-Dietz syndrome: a case report an...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaapos.2020.11.010
Journal of AAPOS : the Official Publication of the Americ... Sathappan VS, Matharu KS et. al.

Mar 6th, 2021 - Novel finding of atrophic extraocular muscles in Loeys-Dietz syndrome: a case report and review of the literature.|2021|Sathappan VS,Matharu KS,Coats DK,Paysse EA,|

Type A Aortic dissection in 11-month-old infant with Loeys-Dietz Syndrome.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2021.01.045
The Annals of Thoracic Surgery; Comentale G, D'Andrea C et. al.

Feb 7th, 2021 - Type A aortic dissection is a very uncommon finding in children, especially among infants where no cases seem to have been described. We report the case of a 11-month-old boy with Loeys-Dietz syndrome and asymptomatic type A aortic dissection invo...

Aortic root aneurysm repair in a neonate with Loeys-Dietz syndrome.
https://doi.org/10.1017/S1047951120004886
Cardiology in the Young; Li W, Cohen W et. al.

Jan 25th, 2021 - Loeys-Dietz syndrome is a connective tissue disorder known to cause aggressive aortopathy in paediatric patients, but it is extremely rare for cardiovascular events to present during infancy. We report the first successful aortic repair in a neona...

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News  4 results

Aortic repair in Loeys-Dietz syndrome requires close follow-up
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/131742/interventional-cardiology-surgery/aortic-repair-loeys-dietz-syndrome-requires
Richard Mark Kirkner

Feb 21st, 2017 - The knowledge about Loeys-Dietz syndrome has evolved quickly since Hal Dietz, MD, and Bart Loeys, MD, at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, first reported on it in 2005. Now, another team of Johns Hopkins investigators have reported that an aggr.

AATS: Simplified mitral valve repair effective in children with Marfan’s
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/99547/interventional-cardiology-surgery/aats-simplified-mitral-valve-repair
Richard Mark Kirkner

May 10th, 2015 - NEW YORK – A simplified surgical approach that uses an adult-sized, basic ring annuloplasty with a complete edge-to-edge leaflet repair has been found to yield good outcomes in a group of children with connective tissue disorders like Marfan syndr.

Multiple Milia Signal Need for Genetic Testing
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/55359/dermatology/multiple-milia-signal-need-genetic-testing
Damian McNamara

Jul 19th, 2012 - ORLANDO – Loeys-Dietz syndrome is a rare genetic disease that can be life threatening if not caught early, said Dr. Milan J.

Study Backs Prophylactic Aortic Root Repair
https://www.mdedge.com/cardiology/article/42028/interventional-cardiology-surgery/study-backs-prophylactic-aortic-root
Richard M. Kirkner

NEW YORK — Rupture and tear from an aortic root aneurysm is a major cause of death in Marfan syndrome and Loeys-Dietz syndrome, but preventative aortic root repair in these diseases has advanced over the decades to prolong lives and avoid the need.

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Patient Education  1 results see all →