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SVS Clinical Practice Guidelines for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm* (AAA)

The SVS Clinical Practice Guidelines for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm* (AAA), includes updated recommendations pertaining to hypogastric preservation during EVAR treatment. These recommendations include:

Preservation of flow to at least one internal iliac artery

  • Level of recommendation: 1 (Strong)
  • Quality of evidence: A (High)

Using a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved branch endograft in anatomically suitable patients to maintain perfusion to at least one internal iliac artery.

  • Level of recommendation: 1 (Strong)
  • Quality of evidence: A (High)

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* Chaikof EL, Dalman RL, Eskandari MK, et al. The Society for Vascular Surgery practice guidelines on the care of patients with an abdominal aortic aneurysm. Journal of Vascular Surgery 2018;67(1):2-77.e2.