Bonn, "Percutaneous retrieval of a Greenfield filter
after migration to the left pulmonary artery," Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, vol.
Are routine inferior vena cavograms necessary before Greenfield filter
In 1973, the Greenfield filter
was introduced which could be inserted percutaneously and have received wide success.
Her history included deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism, diabetes, hypertension, placement of a Greenfield filter
, and right knee replacement.
Lessons learned from a 6 year clinical experience with SVC Greenfield filter
. J Vasc Surg 2000; 32: 881- 887.
She also has antiphospholipid antibody syndrome with recurrent deep vein thromboses and pulmonary embolisms necessitating a Greenfield filter
placement, which has been complicated by venous stasis syndrome.
After initial stabilization including placement of a Greenfield filter, surgery was performed through a Kocher-Langenbeck approach.
Six of the 11 patients had Greenfield filters placed preoperatively.
One patient received warfarin, and a Greenfield filter
was considered for patent foramen ovale.
18, inserted a Greenfield filter
, according to a statement Oct.
The Greenfield filter
is the most extensively reviewed and evaluated permanent filter.
Data on vena cave filters are limited Data supporting superior vena cave Greenfield filters
to treat UEVT are extremely limited.