Items tagged “endoleak”
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Endoleak: type Ic and ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm
Published 24 Nov 2014
Type IV endoleak
Type IV endoleaks are a type of endoleak which usually occurs secondary to graft porosity and are typically seen in the immediate post operative angiogram following an endovascular aneurysm repair. Epidemiology Type IV endoleaks are extremely rare and studies report a prevalence of 0.3%. This ...
Endoleak: type Ia following EVAS
Published 23 May 2020
Billowing phenomenon refers to the presence of contrast medium on contrast-enhanced CT outside of graft metal struts, due to the specific construction characteristic typical of the AFX® stent-graft (Endologix, Inc., USA), designed to treat abdominal aortic aneurysms. It has a unique internal sca...