Use of a detachable balloon
would have been better suited in this case, owing to the tortuosity of the dysplastic right vertebral artery allowing better passage of the delivery system; however, detachable balloons
were not available at our institution at the time of this procedure.
Nfocus combines the pioneering aneurysm treatment technology of CardioVasc with the established detachable balloon technology of Acta Vascular to serve the rapidly growing less invasive neurosurgery market known as Interventional Neuroradiology.
The company's Goldvalve Detachable Balloon was one of the first endovascular treatment devices developed for fistulas, aneurysms and related conditions.
4) Similarly, other authors have described balloon test occlusion followed by detachable balloon embolization or vessel ligation for these patients.
Treatment of impending carotid rupture with detachable balloon embolization.
Here we describe a case of CAF treated with a detachable balloon embolisation.
5 mm detachable balloon (GVB 17, Minvays, Gennevielles, France) was introduced and placed at the fistulous site just proximal to the vascular curve.
Percutaneous LIMA graft occlusion can be achieved antegradely using coils, detachable balloons
and vascular plug devices or the LIMA graft can be occluded retrogradely by deploying a covered stent in the cardiac vein at the site of the LIMA anastomosis.
1,2,5) Transcatheter embolotherapy with stainless steel coils or detachable balloons
is most commonly performed.
In the past, endovascular occlusion using detachable balloons
was a common treatment for this condition.
In the case of embolotherapy, the preferred occlusive materials used are wire coils and detachable balloons
This is typically performed with coils, though detachable balloons
have been used in the past.