Vena-block Glue ablation. Another addition to the armamentarium for the treatment of varicose veins.
Peripheral arterial aneurysms do cause thrombo-embolic arterial occlusion. This male presented with rest pain in his right foot. His common Femoral artery aneurysm had thrombosed and he had occluded his superficial femoral and popliteal arteries.
Symptomatic Aortic arch and infra-renal aortic aneurysm. Repaired synchronously. De-branching of Brachiocephalic trunk and left Common carotid, followed by TEVAR and EVAR.
Always consider Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, as a differential diagnosis,when a younger person presents with Acute upper limb arterial, venous or nerve compression symptoms.
A Vascular Surgeon plays an important part in Diabetic foot care and prevention of amputations. If you have Diabetes, a regular foot check should be part of your regular health checks.