This book provides a comprehensive and practical overview of treatments for endovascular endoleaks, which represent the most frequent complications after endovascular abdominal aortic repair (EVAR). Written by a highly experienced interventional radiologist, it explains in practical terms the management of endoleaks using various embolization materials and different types of stent graft.Highlighting a range of typical and challenging cases, the book familiarizes readers with the various treatment options currently available. As such, it offers an invaluable practical guide for experienced endovascular specialists and beginners who need to treat patients with EVAR.
1 Endoleak classifications and definition of the problem.- 1.1. Endoleak classifications.- 1.2. Incidence of endoleak and treatment strategy.- 2 Endoleak type I.- Cases 1-15.- 3 Endoleak type II.- Cases 1-10.- 4 Endoleak type III.- Cases 1-5.
Dr. Stevo Duvnjak is an interventional radiologist with extensive experience in EVAR, TEVAR and various embolization procedures. He finished his medical education in Belgrade, Serbia in 1999, and took residency training in diagnostic radiology from 2002 to 2006. He has particularly focused on interventional vascular radiology and endovascular surgery since 2006. Currently, he is working as a consultant radiologist at Odense University Hospital. His research interests include endovascular aneurysm treatment and embolization.. As author of more than 30 articles in international journals, at Odense University Hospital Dr. Duvnjak introduced percutaneous EVAR, ruptured AAA treatment with EVAR, and branched and fenestrated stent grafts.