Endovascular Treatment of a SFA Pseudoaneurysm Secondary to a Type 4 Life Stent Fracture with Stent Deformity and Disconnect using Viabahn Stent Graft

  • Performed Feb 2011
The patient was a 71-year-old male with known diagnoses of PVD, hypertension, dyslipidemia, active smoking, alcohol abuse, and coronary artery disease who initially presented in early 2010 for severe claudication in bilateral lower extremities. His noninvasive studies revealed ABI of 0.3 on the right and 0.59 on the left side. Initial angiogram revealed severe inflow disease with occlusion of the R common iliac, high grade stenosis of the L common iliac, occluded R external iliac with stenoses distally, multiple stenoses of the L external iliac artery, severe calcified plaque disease, and stenosis of the bilateral common femorals.

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