aortoiliac occlusive disease


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a·or·to·il·i·ac oc·clu·sive dis·ease

obstruction of the abdominal aorta and its main branches by atherosclerosis.

a·or·to·il·i·ac oc·clu·sive dis·ease

(ā-ōr'tō-il'ē-ak ŏ-klū'siv di-zēz')
Obstruction of the abdominal aorta and its main branches by atherosclerosis.
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A prospective, multicenter, randomized controlled trial involving 168 iliac arteries in 125 patients with severe aortoiliac occlusive disease indicated that covered stents were significantly more likely to remain free from restenosis than those that were treated with a bare-metal stent ( P = 0.
A systematic review of endovascular treatment of extensive aortoiliac occlusive disease.
Meta-analysis of the results of percutaneous transluminal angioplasty and stent placement for aortoiliac occlusive disease.
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In a patient with aortoiliac occlusive disease the lower extremity arterial flow is dependent on these arteries and such a condition can cause lower extremity claudication [11].
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Aortoiliac occlusive disease (AIOD), a disorder of the circulatory system that occurs when the iliac arteries narrow or become blocked, greatly affects a per son's quality of life.