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Duplex Ultrasound in Peripheral Arterial Disease

  • Randy K. Ramcharitar
  • Sundeep Shenoy
  • Michael Gyampoh
  • Aditya M. SharmaEmail author
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Abstract

Peripheral arterial disease is a complex condition that can be evaluated with many imaging techniques, but only duplex ultrasound can provide fast, cost-effective, and real-time results. This chapter will review the imaging techniques and criteria necessary to diagnose and monitor peripheral arterial disease in native arteries, stents, and grafts of the lower extremities.

Keywords

Stenosis Arterial duplex Peripheral artery disease Graft surveillance Stent surveillance Pseudoaneurysm Arteriovenous fistula 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Randy K. Ramcharitar
    • 1
  • Sundeep Shenoy
    • 2
  • Michael Gyampoh
    • 3
  • Aditya M. Sharma
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Division of Cardiovascular MedicineUniversity of VirginiaCharlottesvilleUSA
  2. 2.Division of Cardiovascular MedicineUniversity of ArizonaTucsonUSA
  3. 3.Division of Vascular SurgeryUniversity of VirginiaCharlottesvilleUSA

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