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Dacron graft placement

Dacron graft placement

Overview

A dacron graft is sutured to the aorta to repair an ascending aortic aneurysm.

Update Date 7/28/2015

Updated by: Debra G. Wechter, MD, FACS, general surgery practice specializing in breast cancer, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.