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Table 2 Postoperative course

From: Xenopericardial roll graft replacement for infectious pseudoaneurysms and graft infections of the aorta

Case No. Site of operation Follow up (mo.) Local recurrence In-hosp. death Postoperative additional procedures Results
1 Ascending Initial 62 - No   Alive
2 Arch Initial 45 (lung Ca.) - No   Death
3 Thoraco-abdominal Initial 8POD (MOF) - Yes   Death
4 Descending (+esophagectomy) Rescue 27 - No 1. Esophageal reconstruction Alive
2. TEVAR
5 Ascending Rescue 26 - No   Alive
6 Descending Initial 14 - No   Alive
7 Ascending Rescue 13 - No 1.Hemostasis Alive
2. Pectoralis major muscle plombage
8 Descending (+esophagectomy) Rescue 1POD (MOF)   Yes   Death