Covered Iliac Stenting for Acute on Chronic Ischemia Following Thoracotomy

  • Sachinder Singh HansEmail author


Covered right common and external iliac stents (GORE®VIABAHN® Endoprosthesis) were deployed in patient with acute on chronic ischemia which occurred following thoracotomy and lobectomy for lung carcinoma. Simultaneous right femoral endarterectomy with patch grafting was performed. Patient has been followed for 4 years with satisfactory result.


Covered stent for common and external iliac thrombosis Common femoral endarterectomy 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Medical Director of Vascular and Endovascular ServicesHenry Ford Macomb Hospital, Clinical Assistant Professor at Wayne State, University School of MedicineClinton TownshipUSA

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