SURGERY OF INFRAPOPLITEAL OCCLUSIONS
- Popliteal artery entrapment syndrome. Bockisch, Georg; Kniemeyer, Horst; Korsakas, Saulius; Mahler, Felix; Baumgartner, Iris // Vascular Medicine;2001, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p265
Examines the clinical manifestation of popliteal artery entrapment syndrome. Malformation of the popliteal fossa; Compression of the popliteal artery; Medial deviation of the femoral artery.
- Concomitant Carotid and Popliteal Artery Aneurysms in a Patient with Behcet's Syndrome--A Case Report. Böke, Erkmen; Sarigül, Ali; Ugurlu, Baran; Günay, Ilhan; Balkanci, Ferhun // Vascular Surgery;Oct1992, Vol. 26 Issue 8, p685
BehÃ§et's syndrome is a multisystem disorder of unknown etiology with a worldwide distribution. It is considered a systemic vasculitis affecting the skin, joints, eyes, gastrointestinal tract, neural tissue, and blood vessels. About 30% of the patients have vascular involvement, mainly as...
- Adventitial Cystic Disease of the Popliteal Artery: Successful Surgical Treatment of 8 Cases. Yorulmaz, Fatih; Çetingök, Ugur; Dogan, Orhan; Yücel, Ertan // Vascular Surgery;Sep1993, Vol. 27 Issue 7, p525
Adventitial cystic disease is a rare condition with an unknown etiology pre-dominently seen in young men. The clinical presentation is of a sudden onset of unilateral calf claudication with a progressive course. Between May, 1988, and April, 1992, 8 patients have been operated on with the...
- EMBOLECTOMY IN THE LOWER LIMB VIA THE POPLITEAL ARTERY. Martin, D. A. S. // Angiology;Jun1965, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p333
1. Two cases of recovery after femoral embolism and embolectomy in the lower limb have been reported. 2. An approach through the popliteal fossa has been described and its advantages have been outlined. 3. The need for early recognition and operation has been stressed.
- Increased Urinary Albumin Excretion Rates Can Be a Marker of Coexisting Coronary Artery Disease in Patients with Peripheral Arterial Disease. Sonmez, Kenan; Eskisar, Arzu Ozdemir; Demir, Durmus; Yazicioglu, Mehmet V.; Mutlu, Bulent; Dogan, Yuksel; Izgi, Akin; Mansuroglu, Denyan; Bakal, Ruken Bengi; Elonu, Orhan Hakan; Turan, Fikret // Angiology;Jan/Feb2006, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p15
Coexisting coronary artery disease (CAD) is an important cause of morbidity and mortality in patients with peripheral arterial disease (PAD). Clinical evaluation and noninvasive tests have some important limitations for the detection of CAD in patients with PAD. The purpose of this study was to...
- POPLITEAL ANEURYSM: THE ADVANTAGE OF EARLY DIAGNOSIS TREATMENT. Farsad, G. Reza H. // Vascular Surgery;May/Jun1981, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p218
Three interesting cases of popliteal artery aneurysms were described. English literature regarding the popliteal artery aneurysm was reviewed and it was concluded that popliteal artery aneurysms are not uncommon. They are associated with other aneurysms in 50% of cases and are bilateral in...
- Intermittent Occlusion of the Popliteal Vein by a Gastrocnemius Rotational Muscle Flap. Cho, Kenneth O. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Sep2002, Vol. 84-A Issue 9, p1659
Details case studies of the intermittent occlusion of popliteal vein by a gastrocnemius rotational muscle flap. Occurrence of the disease as a complication of a primary right total knee replacement; Clinical manifestations of the disease.
- Percutaneous revascularization of occluded renal arteries in the setting of acute renal failure. Islam, M. Ashequl; Rosenfield, Kenneth; Maree, Andrew O.; Patel, Pranav M.; Jaff, Michael R. // Vascular Medicine;2009, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p365
We report the case of a 60-year-old patient with acute renal failure and occluded bilateral renal arteries presenting with acute pulmonary edema and non-ST segment elevation myocardial infarction. The patient required renal replacement therapy with hemodialysis and was subsequently successfully...
- Influence on collateral flow of recanalising chronic total coronary occlusions: a case -- control study. Pohi, T.; Hochstrasser, P.; Billinger, M.; Fleisch, M.; Meier, B.; Seiler, C. // Heart;Oct2001, Vol. 86 Issue 4, p438
Objective -- To assess the effect of recanalisation on collateral flow in a case-control study in patients with and without chronic total coronary occlusions. Design -- In 54 patients undergoing percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) (mean (SD) age 61 (6) years), coronary...