Treatment for Abdominal Aortic Graft Infection: Irrigation with Electrolyzed Strong Aqueous Acid, In-situ Grafting, and Omentoplasty

H. Ogino, K. Matsubayashi, K. Matsuyama, S. Yoshimura, T. Nomoto, T. Sugita, T. Yoshioka, Y. Ueda

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We report on successful surgical treatment of consecutive three patients with infection of an abdominal aortic graft, Therapy involved a combination of removal of the infected graft, elaborate debridement, irrigation with electrolyzed strongly acidic aqueous solution (ESAAS), in-situ regrafting, and omentoplasty. The use of ESAAS is discussed.

Publish Year 2000
Country Japan
Rank Positive
Journal Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon
Primary Topic Heart
Secondary TopicSurgery/Transplantation
Model Human
Tertiary TopicTransplantation/Graft Injury
Vehicle Water (Electrolysis)
pH Acidic
Application Irrigation