Positive clinical outcomes of the saphenous vein interposition technique for ruptured popliteal artery aneurysm

Coskun I., Demirturk O. S. , Tunel H. A. , Andic C., Gulcan O.

SURGERY TODAY, vol.44, no.9, pp.1674-1677, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 44 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00595-014-0891-7
  • Title of Journal : SURGERY TODAY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1674-1677


Popliteal artery aneurysms (PAAs) can be treated successfully by surgical and endovascular methods; however, the best treatment strategy for a ruptured PAA has yet to be established. We assessed the clinical results of using saphenous vein interposition to treat ruptured PAAs in our hospital.