endovascular stent


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endovascular stent

A stent placed inside an artery or a vein.
See also: stent
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According to the company, the US FDA approved Aorfix is an endovascular stent graft system for treating infra-renal aortic and aorto-iliac aneurysms, also known as abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs).
Recently, endovascular repair, including coil embolization and endovascular stent placement, has become the major treatment modality for PDA aneurysm rupture (1,3).
Endovascular stent graft for traumatic splenic vein aneurysm via percutaneous transsplenic access.
Endovascular stent thrombectomy: The new standard of care for large vessel ischaemic stroke.
The company's focus is endovascular stent grafts for the treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms.
(5,7,16) As the surgical repair failed in our case due to the unfavorable anatomical position of the lesion being close to the skull base, we were not in favor of ICA ligation due to the increased morbidity in this young patient and alternatively used an endovascular stent that resulted in complete resolution of the DA and a good outcome for the patient.
Treatment options include open aneurysm surgery and endovascular stent interventions.
This study aimed to evaluate the success and clinical outcomes of endovascular stent treatment in VA occlusive lesions.
For surgical treatment, the approaches included in situ reconstructions, extra-anatomic bypass, and endovascular stent repair.