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Prevention of Type II Endoleak by Laparoscopic Inferior Mesenteric Artery Ligation.
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PMID:  22333935     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Abdominal aortic aneurysm repair by endovascular techniques have gained wide acceptance as a treatment option. A potential well-known complication of endovascular repair includes endoleak. Specifically, type II endoleak, which is described as retrograde flow into the aneurysm sac through collateral vessels, can occur in up to 30% of patients. Certain preoperative factors can predict which patients may develop type II endoleak. This article describes laparoscopic inferior mesenteric artery ligation prior to endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair as a viable treatment option in the prevention of type II endoleak.
Authors:
Robert A Brenes; Lucian Panait; Hussain M A Abbas; Leonidas Tapias; Giuseppe Tripodi; Michael S Ajemian; Shady H Macaron
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2012-2-14
Journal Detail:
Title:  Surgical innovation     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1553-3514     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2012 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-2-15     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101233809     Medline TA:  Surg Innov     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Saint Mary's Hospital, Waterbury, CT, USA.
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