Journal «Angiology and Vascular Surgery» • 

2016 • VOLUME 22 • №1

Stenting of the superior mesenteric artery in a patient with severe chronic intestinal ischaemia

Khripun A.I.1, Mironkov A.B.1,2, Alimov A.N.1, Kemedzh Yu.V.2, Pryamikov A.D.1,2

1) Russian National Research Medical University named after N.I. Pirogov,
2) Municipal Clinical Hospital No 12 of the Department Health Care, Moscow, Russia

Presented herein is a clinical case report concerning endovascular treatment of severe chronic ischaemia of digestive organs in a patient with lesions of all three visceral arteries. Peculiarities of endovascular technique in mechanical revascularization of the superior mesenteric artery are described. Restoration of blood flow through even one visceral artery, i.e., superior mesenteric artery, is an effective and safe method of treatment for chronic intestinal ischaemia.

KEY WORDS: chronic intestinal ischaemia, endovascular treatment.

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