Incidence and predictors of post-catheterization femoral artery pseudoaneurysms

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Hussein Heshmat Kassem; Mahmoud Farouk Elmahdy; Essam Baligh Ewis; Soilman Ghareeb Mahdy;
  • Publisher: Elsevier BV
  • Journal: The Egyptian Heart Journal,volume 65,issue 3,pages213-221 (issn: 1110-2608)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.ehj.2012.07.003
  • Subject: RC666-701 | Femoral artery | Cardiac catheterization | Diseases of the circulatory (Cardiovascular) system | Pseudoaneurysm
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Background: Femoral artery pseudoaneurysm (FAP) is a troublesome complication after transfemoral catheter procedures. The incidence and predictors of FAP as a separate entity have not been extensively studied. Aim: Detect prospectively the incidence and predictors of... View more
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