Radiopaedia's 25% off Courses and All-Access Passes ends tomorrow! EXPLORE OUR COURSES

Common iliac artery stenting complicated by distal thrombo-embolism

Case contributed by Dr Sajoscha Sorrentino

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Male

Occlusion of the right common iliac artery. Notice the hypertrophy of the right lumbar artery filling the internal iliac artery on the right.

Control angiogram after implantation of a self-expandable stent in the right common iliac artery. Notice that the stent is positioned slightly too far into the aortic lumen.

Thromboembolism of the right popliteal artery.

Below the knee arteries after removal of copious amounts of emboli by aspiration thrombectomy.

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 14797
Published: 28th Aug 2011
Last edited: 5th Nov 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.

 Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

 Thank you for updating your details.