What is the role of evaluating the adequacy of the collateral blood vessels in the surgical repair of coarctation of the aorta (CoA)?

Updated: Nov 20, 2018
  • Author: Syamasundar Rao Patnana, MD; Chief Editor: Stuart Berger, MD  more...
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The adequacy of the collateral blood vessels is used to assess the safety of surgical intervention.


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