Empirical reconstruction of the renal artery: Long-term outcome
Blood Vessel Prosthesis
Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation
Adjunctive repair of the renal artery may be an appropriate option in selected patients who undergo simultaneous aortic surgery, even in the absence of severe hypertension or renal insufficiency. Surgical intervention can be accomplished with acceptable perioperative morbidity rates, and stability of renal function is sustainable in the majority of patients.