Editor-in-Chief Ufuk Demirkılıç Frequency Quarterly Abbreviation Damar Cer Derg Publisher Turkish National Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Society ISSN 1301 - 1839 E-ISSN 2149 - 1259


Turkish Journal of Vascular Surgery 1998 , Vol 7 , Issue 1
AORTA-FEMORAL SAPHANEUS VEIN BYPASS IN INTRAABDOMINAL AORTIC GRAFT INFECTION
Cevahir HABERAL1, A Kubilay KORKUT1, Yusuf KALKO1, Vural ÖZCAN1, Ufuk ALPAGUT1, Emin TİRELİ1, Enver DAYlOĞLU1, Aydın KARGI1, Ertan ONURSAL1
1İstanbul Tıp Fakültesi Göğüs Kalp Damar Cerrahisi ABD, İstanbul Bifurcation grafts are the most su it able by-pass mate rials tor aorta-iliac occlusive diseases. As th e !ate complications of the bifurcation grafts ate in creasing, the surgeons have search tor alternative surgical methods. D espit e of the new medical and surgi cal treatment, pro sth etic graft infection is stili a serious problem. We performed a su ccessful surgical procedure with autogenous tissue, to a patient with prosthetic graft infection complicated with enteric eresion.

lf a patient with graft infection needs a recontructive vascular surgery, autogenous tissue is the only confidencial material. Keywords : Graft infection, Aorta-femoral saphenous by-pass, Graft-enteric eresion