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Vascular Prosthesis

  • Huajuan Mao
  • Fuxiang Wang
  • Junmin Bao
Chapter

Abstract

Vascular prostheses are vascular grafts used for severe vascular stenosis, occlusion, and interpositional transplantation. They are mainly made of nylon, Dacron, ePTFE, PU, and other polymer-composite materials. This chapter elaborates on their structures, features, and model types based on vascular prostheses of different brands.

Keywords

Vascular prosthesis Structure and features Materials and model types 

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© Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. and Shanghai Scientific and Technical Publishers 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Vascular SurgeryChanghai Hospital, Second Military Medical UniversityShanghaiChina

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