Editor-in-Chief Ufuk Demirkılıç Frequency Quarterly Abbreviation Damar Cer Derg Publisher Turkish National Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Society ISSN 1301 - 1839 E-ISSN 2149 - 1259

Turkish Journal of Vascular Surgery 2017 , Vol 26 , Issue 3
Surgical treatment of extensive atherosclerosis of supraaortic arterial branches: Two case reports
Mehmet Kaya1, Ünal Aydın1, Mehmet Yeniterzi1
1Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, İstanbul Mehmet Akif Ersoy Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Training and Research Hospital, İstanbul, Turkey DOI : 10.9739/uvcd.2014-43020 Herein, we report two cases with symptomatic stenosis of the great vessels successfully treated surgically with aorto-bi-carotid artery bypass and aorto-innominate common carotid artery bypass. Both operations were performed via standard median sternotomy. In the second patient, concomitant coronary revascularization was performed. Postoperative courses of both patients were uneventful. Keywords : Aorta; brachiocephalic trunk; coronary artery bypass