TITLE

Angioplasty of Bilateral Renal Artery Occlusion -- A Case Report

AUTHOR(S)
Freiman, David B.; Helinek, Thomas G.
PUB. DATE
January 1989
SOURCE
Angiology;Jan1989, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p59
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty of the renal arteries is a commonly performed procedure. The authors report a case of bilateral recanalization and dilation of occluded renal arteries in a young female. In this case, the procedure allowed for conservative management rather than emergency surgery, which would have been exceedingly hazardous to the patient's renal function and life.
ACCESSION #
16360152

 

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