CardioGraft® Pulmonary Artery (non-valved)
CardioGraft® Pulmonary Artery (non valved)
CardioGraft Pulmonary Artery Conduit is a cryopreserved human pulmonary artery with excised leaflets for pulmonary reconstruction.
- Human Tissue: Closely resembles autograft; compliant, flexible, easy to handle and suture.
- Resistant to Infection: Natural ability to resist infection.1-3
- Convenient: Availability in various sizes to best fit the patient’s anatomy.
- Reduced Thrombosis Potential: Alleviates the need for anticoagulation therapy.3,4
- Tetralogy of Fallot
- Pulmonary Atresia
- Truncus Arteriosis
- Transposition of the Great Arteries
|PAS||Pulmonary Artery Conduit (non-valved), Small||D ≤ 16 mm|
|PAM||Pulmonary Artery Conduit (non-valved), Medium||D = 17 - 21 mm|
|PAL||Pulmonary Artery Conduit (non-valved), Large||D ≥ 22 mm|
- Kirklin et al. Aortic Valve Endocarditis with Aortic Root Abscess Cavity: Surgical Treatment with Aortic Valve Homograft. Ann Thorac Surg 45:674-677, June 1988.
- Tuna et al. Results of Homograft Aortic Valve Replacement for Active Endocarditis. Ann Thorac Surg 1990; 49: 619-24.
- Hopkins et al. Cardiac Reconstructions with Allograft Tissues. Springer 2005.
- Pettersson, Coselli, et al. 2016 The American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS) consensus guidelines: Surgical treatment of infective endocarditis. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 2017; 153: 1241-1258.