Free-Floating Thrombus in the Internal Carotid Artery: Diagnosis and Treatment of 16 Cases in a Single Center
作者: Emanuele FerreroMichelangelo FerriAndrea ViazzoCarmelo LabateAlberto PecchioGiuseppe BerardiSalvatore PiazzaPia CumboFranco Nessi
作者单位: 1Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Unit, Mauriziano Umberto I Hospital, Turin, Italy
2Neurology Unit, Mauriziano Umberto I Hospital, Turin, Italy
刊名: Annals of Vascular Surgery, 2011, Vol.25 (6), pp.805-812
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.avsg.2011.02.030
英文摘要: Background(#br)Free-floating thrombus in the internal carotid artery (FFT-ICA) is a rare condition and its real incidence is unknown. The most common etiology is a complication of an atherosclerotic plaque, but several medical conditions can be responsible. The purpose of this study was to retrospectively analyze our experience with carotid endarterectomy in the management of FFT-ICA and also to analyze the patient outcome.(#br)Methods(#br)A retrospective review was performed of all patients admitted during the past 9 years with a diagnosis of FFT-ICA. Patient demographics, clinical manifestations, diagnostic modalities, surgical indications, operative details, postoperative courses, and follow-up information were recorded from the hospital database.(#br)Results(#br)Between January 2000...
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