The creation of an infrarenal aneurysm within the native abdominal aorta of swine Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Aortic Aneurysm, Abdominal
  • Disease Models, Animal
  • Sus scrofa

abstract

  • The creation of an infrarenal aneurysm is possible within the native aorta of swine. After aneurysm creation, progressive increase in aortic diameter was detectable. Further evaluation will be necessary to more completely characterize the nature and extent of elastase-induced porcine aortic aneurysmal degeneration.

publication date

  • August 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.surg.2007.04.014

PubMed ID

  • 17689678

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 143

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 142

number

  • 2