Management of misplaced or migrated endovascular stents.

  title={Management of misplaced or migrated endovascular stents.},
  author={Suzanne M. Slonim and Michael D. Dake and Mahmood Razavi and Stephen Thomas Kee and Shaun L Samuels and John S. Rhee and Charles P. Semba},
  journal={Journal of vascular and interventional radiology : JVIR},
  volume={10 7},
PURPOSE To report experience with techniques for management of misplaced or migrated endovascular stents. MATERIALS AND METHODS During a 5-year period, percutaneous management of 27 misplaced or migrated endovascular stents (16 Palmaz, 11 Wallstents) in 25 patients was attempted. The 17 venous and 10 arterial stents were rescued from the aorta (n = 9), inferior vena cava (IVC) (n = 4), transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt/IVC (n = 2), right atrium (n = 3), right ventricle (n = 2… CONTINUE READING


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