Re-intervention for occluded iliac vein stents

Stacey Black, Amy Janicek, M. Grace Knuttinen

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Iliac vein stenting has become more frequent with improved diagnostic capabilities of intra-vascular ultrasound (IVUS) for recognizing May-Thurner syndrome, chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) and thrombus. In this manuscript, we discuss the reasons for initial stenting, with long-term outcomes and some of the associated pitfalls. The best techniques for re-intervention when iliac stents become occluded will also be discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)S258-S266
JournalCardiovascular Diagnosis and Therapy
StatePublished - Dec 1 2017


  • Iliac veins
  • Stents
  • Venous obstruction

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine


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