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Table 1 Patients' baseline characteristics and comorbidities

From: An alternate solution for the treatment of ascending aortic aneurysms: the wrapping technique

Patient number Gender Age Aortic valve insufficiency/indication for surgical repair or replacement Ascending aortic diameter Comorbidities
Patient 1 Male 74 Mild to moderate, aortic valve replacement performed 5.3 cm Diabetes mellitus, arterial hypertension, renal failure,
Patient 2 Female 70 Mild 5.4 cm Diabetes mellitus, arterial hypertension, adipositas per magna, heart failure (left ventricular ejection fraction 45%)
Patient 3 Male 78 Mild 5.3 cm Diabetes mellitus, arterial hypertension, renal failure (dialysis), previous CABG
Patient 4 Male 74 Mild 5.5 cm Diabetes mellitus, arterial hypertension, coronary artery disease, previous CABG
Patient 5 Male 80 Mild 5.4 cm Diabetes mellitus, arterial hypertension, hyperlipidemia, coronary artery disease, heart failure, left ventricular ejection fraction 30%)
Patient 6 Female 73 Mild 5.4 cm Arterial hypertension , chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, adipositas per magna
Patient 7 Male 77 Mild 5.4 cm Arterial hypertension, previous CABG, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease