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Endovascular Treatment of a Giant Aorto-Ostial Renal Artery Pseudoaneurysm.
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PMID:  21835587     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Vascular complications after lumbar laminectomy are rare, but are potentially life-threatening. A 59-year-old man presented with progressive and worsening abdominal pain over several weeks. Multidetector computed tomography angiography revealed a large aorto-ostial left renal artery pseudoaneurysm 3 years after lumbar laminectomy. The pseudoaneurysm was successfully treated with a combination of various endovascular techniques ("jailed" microcatheter technique, stent-graft implantation, thrombin injection, balloon remodeling technique, Onyx application), with preserved patency of the left renal artery and pseudoaneurysm exclusion on 6-month follow-up multidetector computed tomography angiography. The size and location of this pseudoaneurysm and the combination of different techniques for endovascular treatment provides an update on current endovascular technology. Combination of different endovascular techniques can be a safe and feasible alternative for the treatment of complicated iatrogenic postlaminectomy vascular injuries and renal artery pseudoaneurysms.
Authors:
Ivan Vulev; Andrej Klepanec; Juraj Madaric; Jan Tomka; Vladimir Sefranek
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2011-8-10
Journal Detail:
Title:  Annals of vascular surgery     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1615-5947     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2011 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-8-12     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8703941     Medline TA:  Ann Vasc Surg     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
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Copyright © 2011 Annals of Vascular Surgery Inc. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases, Bratislava, Slovakia.
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