The Arab Journal of Interventional Radiology

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2020  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 60--66

How to deal with infrainguinal arterial calcifications: Atherectomy and lithoplasty devices


Dierk Vorwerk 
 Department of Radiology, Klinikum Ingolstadt, Ingolstadt, Germany

Correspondence Address:
Prof. Dierk Vorwerk
Department of Radiology, Klinikum Ingolstadt, Ingolstadt
Germany

This overview article should describe current technical problems of severe infrainguinal calcifications, outline solutions for challenging and complex lesions and give an overview over currently available debulking devices which are meant to deal with calcified lesions. As a relatively new device, arterial lithoplasty is discussed.


How to cite this article:
Vorwerk D. How to deal with infrainguinal arterial calcifications: Atherectomy and lithoplasty devices.Arab J Intervent Radiol 2020;4:60-66


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Vorwerk D. How to deal with infrainguinal arterial calcifications: Atherectomy and lithoplasty devices. Arab J Intervent Radiol [serial online] 2020 [cited 2021 Feb 25 ];4:60-66
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