Cardiovasc Revasc Med 2018 May 7. Epub 2018 May 7.
Department of Diagnostic Science - Radiology and Interventional Radiology Unit, ASST Santi Paolo and Carlo - San Carlo Borromeo Hospital, Via Pio II, 3, 20153 Milano, Italy.
Chimney-and-periscope technique for thoraco-abdominal aneurysm repair is a valuable treatment option in selected patients. Acute renal artery occlusion is a serious complication after this technique. We report a case of acute right renal artery occlusion, consequent to a previous chimney-and-periscope technique that was treated urgently by mechanical aspiration thrombectomy. Read More