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Volume 15 - Issue 11 - November 2018

November 2018 Issue 11 Volume 15

Case Report
VASCULAR DISEASE MANAGEMENT 2018;15(11):E133-E135

Hannes Melnyk, MD1; Hubert Gufler, MD2; Dietrich Stoevesand, MD2; Jochen Schröder, MD1; Konstantin Heinroth, MD1

1Department of Medicine III and 2Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital Halle (Saale), Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg, Halle (Saale), Germany

Hannes Melnyk, MD, and colleagues discusses the case of a young patient without known malformations who presented with extracardiac shunt between the left pulmonary artery and the left upper pulmonary vein.
Case Report
VASCULAR DISEASE MANAGEMENT 2018;15(11):E130-E132

Hiranya A. Rajasinghe, MD1; Larry E. Miller, PhD2; Santiago H. Chahwan, MD1; Alvaro J. Zamora MD

1The Vascular Group of Naples, Naples, Florida
2Miller Scientific Consulting, Asheville, North Carolina

Patients treated with the lower-profile AFX Strata endograft have an increased risk of type III endoleak which may be treated with relining, according to a case report.
Editor's Corner
VASCULAR DISEASE MANAGEMENT 2018;15(11):E126

Craig Walker, MD

Craig Walker, MD, opens the November issue of VDM by discussing the treatment of common femoral artery (CFA) disease in patients who are not surgical candidates for CFA endarterectomy.
Commentary
VASCULAR DISEASE MANAGEMENT 2018;15(11):E127-E129

Sofia D.C. Vianna, MD; Omosalewa Adenikinju, MD; Brandon P. Olivieri, MD; Timothy E. Yates, MD; Robert E. Beasley, MD

Department of Vascular and Interventional Radiology at Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, Florida

Available data suggest that common femoral artery atherosclerosis with or without patch angioplasty has a high 5-year patency rate and a relatively low rate of postoperative complications.
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