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Takayasu's arteritis of the aortic arch: endovascular treatment and correlation with positron emission tomography.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2887095     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A case is presented in which three arterial stenoses and one arterial occlusion due to Takayasu's disease were treated by an endovascular approach. The endovascular technique is discussed, and the clinical and angiographic findings after treatment are correlated with cerebral hemodynamic and metabolic parameters as measured by positron emission tomography.
Authors:
J Théron; J L Tyler
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology     Volume:  8     ISSN:  0195-6108     ISO Abbreviation:  AJNR Am J Neuroradiol     Publication Date:    1987 Jul-Aug
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1987-09-18     Completed Date:  1987-09-18     Revised Date:  2008-02-14    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8003708     Medline TA:  AJNR Am J Neuroradiol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  621-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Angioplasty, Balloon*
Aorta, Thoracic / radiography,  radionuclide imaging
Aortic Arch Syndromes / therapy*
Female
Humans
Takayasu Arteritis / radiography,  radionuclide imaging,  therapy*
Tomography, Emission-Computed*

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