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Is it possible to get re-coarctation after having a stent placed?

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Dr. Robert Vorhies
Surgery - Vascular
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In brief: I suppose yes.

If a stent was placed at a youg age, it may not be adequate for the adult sized aorta and would present with recurring symptoms and radiographic appearance of narrowing.

In brief: I suppose yes.

If a stent was placed at a youg age, it may not be adequate for the adult sized aorta and would present with recurring symptoms and radiographic appearance of narrowing.
Dr. Robert Vorhies
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