Early experience with the bifurcated Excluder endoprosthesis for treatment of the abdominal aortic aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm, Abdominal
Blood Vessel Prosthesis
The Excluder endoprosthesis was an effective means of excluding an infrarenal AAA from the systemic circulation in this selected group of patients. The smaller sheath sizes may increase the pool of potential candidates. Further study of this device is warranted, and continued assessment of the long-term durability of the device will be necessary.