The Fate of “No Angioplasty” in Peripheral Vascular Disease

  • R. Sörensen
  • A. Grassot
  • H. V. Zühlke
Conference paper


Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA), and recanalization (PTR) are well-documented procedures, successfully used now for nearly 20 years, but still there are many places where this technique is not performed to the extent which seems to be necessary.


Iliac Artery Peripheral Vascular Disease Superficial Femoral Artery Intermittent Claudication Femoropopliteal Bypass 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Sörensen
    • 1
  • A. Grassot
    • 1
  • H. V. Zühlke
    • 1
  1. 1.Abteilung für Röntgendiagnostik und Chirurgische Klinik der Freien Universität Berlin im Klinikum SteglitzBerlinGermany

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