arteriotomy


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arteriotomy

 [ahr-te″re-ot´ah-me]
incision of an artery.

ar·te·ri·ot·o·my

(ar-tēr'ē-ot'ō-mē),
Any surgical incision into the lumen of an artery, for example, to remove an embolus.
[arterio- + G. tomē, incision]

arteriotomy

(är-tîr′ē-ŏt′ə-mē)
n.
Surgical incision into the lumen of an artery.

ar·te·ri·ot·o·my

(ahr-tēr'ē-ot'ŏ-mē)
Any surgical incision into the lumen of an artery, e.g., to remove an embolus.
[arterio- + G. tomē, incision]

arteriotomy

Cutting or opening into an ARTERY.
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The pedicled LIMA was than incised to match the length of the LAD arteriotomy and anastomosed as an onlay graft using 2 continuous 7-0 polypropylene sutures in an over-and-over fashion.
In their study, they showed that narrow patches are superior to wide patches, and anterior arteriotomy are superior to lateral arteriotomy.
He successfully closed a 23F arteriotomy with the 18F MANTA and achieved immediate hemostasis.
Prevention of it includes adequate preoperative assessment, use of Doppler ultrasound, a precise surgical technique that involves arteriotomy no greater than 7 mm, and being within the range of a 90-180[degrees] angle of anastomosis.
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The authors also reported that complications related to transaortic route included balloon rupture in 5 patients (6.2%), cerebral vascular accident in 2 (2.5%), transient ischemic attack in 1 (1.2%), bleeding at the IABP arteriotomy site in 3 (3.7%), and mediastinal infection in 3 (3.7%).
A coated filament was introduced into an arteriotomy hole, fed distally into the ICA and advanced about 12 mm from the carotid bifurcation.
The surgical techniques were described in detail in our initial publication.4 In brief, the lie of Contegra was kept to the left, pulmonary arteriotomy was extended on to the branch pulmonary arteries, the defect was then closed with a patch of Contegra, making sure that there was intimal contact, but avoiding full thickness bites of Contegra to preempt stenosis.
A small transverse femoral arteriotomy facilitates proximal and distal transfemoral embolectomy using an appropriately sized Fogarty balloon catheter.
Pulmonary arteriotomy was done and embolectomy was done from the right pulmonary artery [figure 2].
Naiem et al., "Percutaneous suture-mediated closure versus surgical arteriotomy in endovascular aortic aneurysm repair," Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, vol.