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Endovascular retrieval of a dislodged femoral arterial closure device with Alligator forceps.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22265797     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The Angio-Seal (St. Jude Medical, Minnetonka, Minn) is a frequently used percutaneous femoral artery closure device to obtain hemostasis after arterial catheterization. Separation and migration of the device, leading to distal embolization and limb-threatening ischemia necessitating emergency surgery, is reported but extremely rare. We present a unique case of successful endovascular bailout management of a dislocated Angio-Seal with use of an Alligator Tooth Retrieval forceps (Cook Medical, London, United Kingdom).
Authors:
Doeke Boersma; Marco J van Strijen; Geoffrey T L Kloppenburg; Danyel A F van den Heuvel; Jean-Paul P M de Vries
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2012-01-23
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of vascular surgery     Volume:  55     ISSN:  1097-6809     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Vasc. Surg.     Publication Date:  2012 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-04-02     Completed Date:  2012-05-30     Revised Date:  2012-10-03    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8407742     Medline TA:  J Vasc Surg     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1150-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright © 2012 Society for Vascular Surgery. Published by Mosby, Inc. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
Department of Vascular Surgery, St Antonius Hospital, Nieuwegein, The Netherlands. d.boersma1@antoniusziekenhuis.nl
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Angiography, Digital Subtraction / methods
Angioplasty / instrumentation*,  methods
Angioplasty, Balloon, Coronary / adverse effects,  methods
Coronary Disease / diagnosis,  therapy
Device Removal / methods
Equipment Failure*
Femoral Artery / radiography*
Follow-Up Studies
Hemostatic Techniques / adverse effects,  instrumentation*
Humans
Ischemia / etiology,  radiography,  therapy*
Leg / blood supply*
Male
Surgical Instruments
Treatment Outcome

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