Early vascular complications after endovascular repair of aortoiliac aneurysms

Annals of Vascular Surgery
B AljabriO K Steinmetz

Abstract

The purpose of this study was to estimate the frequency of and review the treatment options for intraoperative endograft access-related vascular complications and early postoperative vascular complications of endovascular repair for aortoiliac aneuryms (EVAR). Between February 1998 and April 2000, 53 patients (46 males, 7 females) with aneurysms of the abdominal aorta (AAA) and iliac arteries were treated with endovascular grafts (48 AAA, and 5 iliac aneurysms). All procedures were performed using open exposure of the femoral arteries. One patient with an AAA was converted to open repair (primary technical success, 98.1%). We recorded the need for adjunctive vascular procedures or intervention to the access arteries (iliofemoral) or the endograft because of thrombosis or distal embolization. Events were classified as either intraoperative, early postoperative (< 30 postoperative days), or late postoperative. Their etiology and treatment were recorded. The results were compared to those from other series reported in the literature and to published registry data. From our results we concluded that the need for adjunctive vascular procedures to the iliofemoral arteries at the time of EVAR is significant. These procedures are neces...Continue Reading

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