Intervascular anastomoses created by an endovascular approach: technical aspects and initial results in an animal study.

@article{Chigogidze2006IntervascularAC,
  title={Intervascular anastomoses created by an endovascular approach: technical aspects and initial results in an animal study.},
  author={Nikolay A Chigogidze and J. I. Bilbao and Michael V Avaliani and Valery A Cherkasov and Isabel Vivas and Dmitry I Kolesnik},
  journal={Journal of vascular and interventional radiology : JVIR},
  year={2006},
  volume={17 3},
  pages={521-31}
}
PURPOSE The current article describes the initial results after the creation of intervascular connections with use of an exclusively endovascular approach. Connections of two vessels were performed in the thoracic and abdominal areas with use of a kinematic needle without traversing a solid organ. The materials developed specifically for this technique are described. MATERIALS AND METHODS The procedure was carried out in 11 animals and consisted of bringing together two vascular structures… CONTINUE READING