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Insight into the periprocedural embolic events of internal carotid artery angioplasty. A report of four cases and literature review.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22192549     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Thromboembolism is a major risk of carotid angioplasty and stenting (CAS). Although the incidence of distal embolism has been documented by MRI and TCD studies, the mechanisms and management of this complication are rarely reported. Here we describe four patients with periprocedural embolic events to demonstrate the mechanisms of thromboembolism in CAS. Different remedies were applied to these patients according to the underlying mechanisms of thromboembolism and good clinical outcomes were achieved.
Authors:
L Jiang; F Ling; B Wang; Zhongrong Miao
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review     Date:  2011-12-16
Journal Detail:
Title:  Interventional neuroradiology : journal of peritherapeutic neuroradiology, surgical procedures and related neurosciences     Volume:  17     ISSN:  1591-0199     ISO Abbreviation:  Interv Neuroradiol     Publication Date:  2011 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-12-23     Completed Date:  2012-03-01     Revised Date:  2013-06-26    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9602695     Medline TA:  Interv Neuroradiol     Country:  Italy    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  452-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Neurosurgery, Xuanwu hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing, China.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Angiography, Digital Subtraction
Angioplasty, Balloon / adverse effects*,  methods
Carotid Artery, Internal*
Carotid Stenosis / radiography,  therapy*,  ultrasonography
Cerebral Angiography
Diagnosis, Differential
Humans
Intracranial Embolism / etiology*,  radiography
Ischemic Attack, Transient / radiography,  therapy*,  ultrasonography
Male
Recurrence
Stents
Tomography, X-Ray Computed
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