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Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty using a cutting balloon for stenosis of the arch vessels in aortoarteritis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15129793     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty with or without stenting of steno-occlusions in the supra-aortic arch vessels in aortoarteritis is associated with suboptimal results and higher restenosis rates, particularly in those with diffuse disease. We report two cases of stand-alone cutting balloon angioplasty for patients who presented with critical stenosis of the common carotid artery, and occlusion of the subclavian artery, respectively.
Authors:
P C Rath; G Lakshmi; Michel Henry
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Indian heart journal     Volume:  56     ISSN:  0019-4832     ISO Abbreviation:  Indian Heart J     Publication Date:    2004 Jan-Feb
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-05-07     Completed Date:  2004-05-27     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0374675     Medline TA:  Indian Heart J     Country:  India    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  54-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Apollo Heart Institute, Hyderabad. drpcrath@hotmail.com
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Angioplasty, Balloon* / instrumentation
Carotid Artery, Common
Carotid Stenosis / therapy
Female
Humans
Male
Stents
Subclavian Steal Syndrome / therapy
Takayasu Arteritis / therapy*

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