Severe DVT Thrombectomy
February 3, 2021 by Dr Omar Hamdallah
Angio-Jet Thrombectomy Before and After
41-year-old Patient presented with severe deep vein thrombosis in his left leg causing him severe pain and swelling. He underwent Ilio-Femoral Vein Endovenous mechanical thrombectomy with an Angio-jet device by Boston Scientific. The before image; shows the completely thrombosed Ilio-femoral vein, whereas the after-image; shows a patent Ilio-femoral Vein. A venous stent was placed in the Left Common Iliac vein, as it was obvious on the venogram the compression by the right Common Iliac Artery, which is defined as May-Thurner Syndrome. A great result was achieved for our patient.
Dr Omar Hamdallah
Dr Omar Hamdallah; I am a Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon. I finished my training in General Surgery and Vascular Surgery in the USA in 2014 and have been practicing since then. I love to do complex Arterial procedures including Aortic Aneurysms and Carotid Arteries. Also specialized in Varicose Veins procedures and kidney transplant surgery.