Department of Surgery, Knappschaftskrankenhaus Bottrop, GermanyFulltext PDF
A Case report of a young patient presented to our vascular surgery department with a claudication affecting the right limb for 8 months. MRT and Angiography examination showed type 3 popliteal artery entrapment syndrome. This syndrome was corrected by resection the fibrous slip and reconstruction of the popliteal artery by using a saphenous vein graft. The postoperative follow up was without complication with disappearance the claudication symptoms.
Popliteal artery entrapment; Gastrocnemius muscle; Functional angiography
Qozat A. Popliteal Artery Entrapment Syndrome. Ann Surg Case Rep. 2020; 3(2): 1033..