Peripheral cases
Popliteal Artery CTO Intervention for Severe Intermittent Claudication & Rest Pain – Sept 2019

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The patient is a 79 Male with hypertension, non-insulin dependent diabetes, dyslipidemia and coronary artery disease (status post CABG), who presents with lower extremity claudication (Rutherford 4) that has progressed to pain at rest. He has failed exercised and medical therapy. Non-Invasive imaging done shows occluded popliteal artery. Now referred for angiography and possible intervention of the popliteal artery.

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Case and Plan: 87 year-old female with essential hypertension, who presented with BL buttock and thigh claudication. Initial non-invasive workup was unrevealing but a subsequent CT angiogram revealed severely calcific bilateral aorto-iliac disease. The patient tried conservative medical and exercise therapy with no improvement in her symptoms. She is now referred for further intervention with […]