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date: 15 January 2021

Principles 172

Thoracic aorta 172

Abdominal aneurysms 176

Supra-renal and thoraco-abdominal stentgrafts 179

Localized iliac aneurysm 180

Stentgrafts are usually covered with PTFE or Dacron.

Acute vascular ruptures.


Symptomatic complicated aortic dissections.


They have been used in occlusive disease but there are no good data to support their use....

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