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Successful balloon angioplasty of postendarterectomy restenosis of the internal carotid artery

  • H. F. Kong
  • J. M. Bartoli
  • G. Moulin
  • M. Kasbarian
Conference paper

Abstract

Recurrent stenosis >50% of the internal carotid artery after endarterectomy occurs in 13% [1] of cases. Its treatment usually involves surgical intervention, which is difficult for the surgeon. We report successful balloon dilatation of an internal carotid restenosis after endarterectomy.

Keywords

Internal Carotid Artery Recurrent Stenosis Left Internal Carotid Artery Shandong Province Hospital Femoral Artery Approach 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. F. Kong
    • 1
  • J. M. Bartoli
    • 2
  • G. Moulin
    • 2
  • M. Kasbarian
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyShandong Province HospitalJinanPeople’s Republic of China
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyTimone Hospital, C. H. U. MarseilleMarseilleFrance

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