Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty of the internal carotid artery with a continuous-perfusion dilatation catheter.

Abstract

A patient who lost consciousness and had a convulsion caused by brain ischemia during balloon inflation in connection with percutaneous transluminal angioplasty was successfully treated with a continuous-perfusion dilatation catheter without complications. 

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@article{Tsurutani1997PercutaneousTA, title={Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty of the internal carotid artery with a continuous-perfusion dilatation catheter.}, author={Tomoko Tsurutani and Tamaki Orita and Toshihiro Kitahara}, journal={AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology}, year={1997}, volume={18 4}, pages={696-8} }