EVAR of aortoiliac aneurysms with branched stent-grafts.

  title={EVAR of aortoiliac aneurysms with branched stent-grafts.},
  author={Nuno Dias and Timothy A Resch and Bj{\"o}rn Sonesson and Krassi Ivancev and Martin Malina},
  journal={European journal of vascular and endovascular surgery : the official journal of the European Society for Vascular Surgery},
  volume={35 6},
INTRODUCTION Branched iliac stent-grafts (bSG) have recently been developed in order to preserve internal iliac artery (IIA) flow in patients with aneurysmal or short common iliac arteries. The aim of this study is to evaluate a single-center experience with bSG for the IIA. METHODS Twenty-two male patients (70 (IQR 65-79) years old) underwent EVAR with 23 bSG (1 bilateral repair) between September 2002 and August 2007. Median AAA diameter was 52 (37-60) mm while common iliac diameter on the… CONTINUE READING