Saddle embolism | definition of saddle embolism by Medical dictionary
a straddling embolism at any vascular bifurcation, for example, of the aorta which occludes both common iliac arteries.
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In case of a saddle embolism bilateral transfemoral approach was used.
One patient of saddle embolism had bilateral above knee amputation and other six had below knee amputation.
Coronary saddle embolism
causing myocardial infarction in a patient with mechanical mitral valve prosthesis: treatment with thrombolytic therapy.