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Successful Management of Lower Extremity Distal Embolization Following Percutaneous Atherectomy with the JetStream G3 Device.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22684394     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
There has been a resurgence of atherectomy as a strategy to treat peripheral atherosclerosis. Distal embolization occurs frequently during peripheral endovascular interventions but is of particular concern during atherectomy. We describe a case of distal embolization following atherectomy with the Pathway JetStream system successfully managed with aspiration thrombectomy and infrapopliteal angioplasty. A detailed review of the incidence, treatment, and prevention of DE in this context are presented.
Authors:
Ryan Reeves; Joseph K Imsais; Anand Prasad
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of invasive cardiology     Volume:  24     ISSN:  1557-2501     ISO Abbreviation:  J Invasive Cardiol     Publication Date:  2012 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-06-11     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8917477     Medline TA:  J Invasive Cardiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  E124-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, MC 7872, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229 USA. anandprasadmd@gmail.com.
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