Aortoiliac endarterectomy: a 9-year experience.


Thirty-two patients (median age: 51 years) underwent aortoiliac endarterectomy between 1982 and 1990, for disabling claudication (27), rest pain (3), and tissue loss (2). There was no post-operative death and morbidity affected 6 patients. Five patients showed insufficient or suboptimal vascularisation of a limb which justified early reoperation in four… (More)