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Bilateral Lung transplantation for Pulmonary Artery Aneurysm with Severe Pulmonary Hypertension: An Evolution or A Revolution?
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  • Samuel Jacob,
  • Anthony Pham,
  • Basar Sareyyupoglu,
  • Si Pham
Samuel Jacob
Mayo Clinic
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Anthony Pham
Mayo Clinic
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Basar Sareyyupoglu
Mayo Clinic Florida
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Si Pham
Mayo Clinic's Campus in Florida
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Abstract

The surgical treatment of pulmonary hypertension (PH), with or without pulmonary artery aneurysm, has evolved during the last 40 years from heart-lung transplants to bilateral lung transplants as the treatment of choice for PH patients with preserved right and left ventricular function and without complex cardiac abnomalies.

Peer review status:ACCEPTED

10 May 2021Submitted to Journal of Cardiac Surgery
10 May 2021Assigned to Editor
10 May 2021Submission Checks Completed
10 May 2021Editorial Decision: Accept