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Fig. 2. Long-segment femoral endarterectomy and placement of the guiding sheath. (A) After exposing the occluded segment including the right external iliac artery and femoral arteries, vessel loops were applied. (B) Arteriotomy showed calcified occlusion containing the organized thrombus. (C) Complete endarterectomy was performed, followed by the application of multiple tacking sutures. (D) After accessing the left common femoral artery, an 8-F guiding sheath was pushed out from the patch angioplasty site with the up-and-over technique (arrow).
Vasc Spec Int 2019;35:34-8
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