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Restoration of the pelvic circulation in patients with abdominal aortic aneurysms receiving aortobifemoral grafts.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9576094     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
When operating on abdominal aortic aneurysms associated with stenoses or occlusions of iliac vessels, surgeons may face the problem of reestablishing circulation to pelvic or gluteal territories. A new technique consists of anastomosing a posterior opening in the body or one of the branches of a bifurcated graft, distally sutured to the femoral artery, to the distal aortic stump, which contains all the patent vessels arising from the end of the aorta, such as inferior mesenteric and lumbar arteries. This technique, successfully performed in two cases, has the advantages of avoiding closure of the distal aortic stump and a possible backflow leak and of ensuring adequate pelvic circulation.
Authors:
G Cardia; R Tumolo; L Cafagna
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of vascular surgery     Volume:  27     ISSN:  0741-5214     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Vasc. Surg.     Publication Date:  1998 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1998-05-28     Completed Date:  1998-05-28     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:  759-62     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Istituto di Chirurgia d'Urgenza, Universita' di Bari, Italy.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Anastomosis, Surgical / methods
Aorta, Abdominal / surgery*
Aortic Aneurysm, Abdominal / surgery*
Arterial Occlusive Diseases / surgery
Arteries / physiology
Blood Vessel Prosthesis
Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation / methods*
Buttocks / blood supply
Femoral Artery / surgery*
Follow-Up Studies
Humans
Iliac Artery / surgery
Intermittent Claudication / surgery
Lumbar Vertebrae / blood supply
Male
Mesenteric Artery, Inferior / physiology
Middle Aged
Pelvis / blood supply*
Prosthesis Design
Regional Blood Flow / physiology

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