Combined Approach to the Treatment of Severe Aortic Stenosis and to Three
Coronary Vessel Diseases in Patients with Brain Meningioma and Severe Stenosis of Internal Carotid Artery
Šimek M., 1Vaverka M., Němec P., 1Krahulík D., Pálka J., Plesníková Y.
Kardiochirurgická klinika FN, Olomouc 1Neurochirurgická klinika FN, Olomouc
The authors present a case report of a 76-year-old man with a simultaneous finding of severe aortic stenosis, three
coronary vessel diseases, severe stenosis of internal carotid artery and brain meningioma. The patient was scheduled
for carotid endarterectomy 2 months prior the aortic valve replacement and coronary artery bypass grafting. Brain
meningioma was removed 3 months after the cardiac procedure. The authors present a successful interdisciplinary
co-operation in the treatment strategy.
aortic valve replacement, CABG, carotid endarterectomy, brain tumor.