Journal «Angiology and Vascular Surgery» • 

2009 • VOLUME 15 • №4

State of the art of the problem concerning reoccliisions after reconstructive interventions on the pelvic and lower-limb arteries in patients with atherosclerosis obliterans

Kuznetsoy M.R., Komov K.V., Teplyakov S.A., Kosykh I.V., Tugdumov B.V.

Chair of Faculty Surgery of the Moscow Faculty of the Federal Educational Facility for Higher Occupational Education Russian State Medical University, Moscow, Russia

The present literature review pays primary attention to the pathophysiblogical and immunological grounds of the process of restenoses of vascular anastomoses after reconstructive interventions in patients with atherosclerosis obliterans. On the molecular, cellular and tissue levels, analysed herein are alterations leading to restenosis, also presenting the data concerning currently available methods of diagnosis of this pathological condition. In addition, methods aimed at preventing and treating restenoses are discussed.

KEY WORDS: atherosclerosis, chronic arterial insufficiency of the lower limbs, neointimal hyperproliferation, diagnosis, prevention and treatment of restenosis of a vascular anastomosis.

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