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Fig. 2. (A) After opening the aneurysmal sac and removing the organized thrombus, the aortocaval fistula between the aorta and the IVC was revealed. The defect was located between the posterolateral wall of the aorta and the IVC and its size was approximately 4–5 cm in length. Dark deoxygenated blood was observed in the fistula. (B) Direct suture closure was performed to repair the aortocaval fistula. IVC, inferior vena cava.
Korean Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 2018;51:406~409 https://doi.org/10.5090/kjtcs.2018.51.6.406
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