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Table 1 Types of aortic coarctation repair and the main complications

From: Complications of aortic coarctation repair assessed using cardiac magnetic resonance imaging

Repair Aneurysmal dilatation (%within the type of repair) Suture line false aneurysm (%within type of repair) Residual stenosis (%within type of repair)
Dacron patch 79% 10% 10%
Subclavian flap 61% 3% 3%
Resection and end-to-end anastomosis 0% 0% 61%
Balloon dilatation 16% N/A 70%
Aortic stenting 2% N/A 13%
Interposition graft 0% 9% 13%
Bypass graft 0% 25% 0%