Direct vascular injury after primary total knee arthroplasty is rare. This case report illustrates a 65-year-old female who was diagnosed with a pseudoaneurysm of the popliteal artery when she was investigated for increased leg swelling and pain 1 week after total knee arthroplasty. She had a percutaneous endovascular repair with a stent after thrombectomy.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology|
|State||Published - May 2007|
- Popliteal artery
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Orthopedics and Sports Medicine