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Bilateral transpopliteal approach for treatment of complex SFA and iliac occlusions.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11960247     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We present a successful case of percutaneous intentional extraluminal recanalization (PIER) of bilateral long superficial femoral artery (SFA) occlusions and a long iliac artery occlusion through ultrasound-guided retrograde popliteal artery punctures. To our knowledge, PIER of SFA occlusions via popliteal approach has been reported in only three cases, and subintimal recanalization of combined SFA and iliac occlusions has not been reported.
S Yilmaz; T Sindel; E Lüleci
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2001-08-28
Journal Detail:
Title:  European radiology     Volume:  12     ISSN:  0938-7994     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur Radiol     Publication Date:  2002 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2002-04-17     Completed Date:  2002-05-14     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9114774     Medline TA:  Eur Radiol     Country:  Germany    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  911-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Radiology, Akdeniz University School of Medicine, Arapsuyu, 07070 Antalya, Turkey.
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MeSH Terms
Angiography, Digital Subtraction
Angioplasty, Balloon / methods*
Arterial Occlusive Diseases / radiography,  therapy*
Femoral Artery*
Iliac Artery*
Popliteal Artery
Vascular Patency

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