[Endovascular management of symptomatic carotid stenosis combined with kinking].

@article{Wang2011EndovascularMO,
  title={[Endovascular management of symptomatic carotid stenosis combined with kinking].},
  author={Lijun Wang and Daming Wang and Jia-chun Liu and Jun Lu and Peng Qi and Da Li and Xue-li Jiang and Le-le Zhai},
  journal={Zhonghua wai ke za zhi [Chinese journal of surgery]},
  year={2011},
  volume={49 2},
  pages={105-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To study the necessity, feasibility, security of carotid angioplasty and stenting (CAS) for symptomatic carotid stenosis combined with kinking. METHODS Twelve patients with symptomatic carotid stenosis and kinking demonstrated by digital subtraction angiography (DSA) received CAS from December 2003 to December 2009. There were 9 male and 3 female patients, age ranged from 59 to 77 years (mean 69.3 years). All the patients' clinical, imaging, intervention and follow up data were… CONTINUE READING