Nunzio wrote:2: The stents ends right where the Ilac artery crosses the vein so that there might still be some flow issue there.(see my diagram) I wish the stent was an inch higher.
Nunzio wrote:The back flow down the right Iliac vein is due to the compression from the right Iliac artery as I mentioned above. Your heart is just fine. Now you need a stent on the right Iliac vein too.
Make sure you show your doctor the picture I have posted above.
magoo wrote:Can MT be treated with angioplasty alone?
joge wrote:In this video with dr. Hewett, he explains (stenting in) MTS. Also he shows MTS is found in 17% of his (160) ccsvi patients (at 8 min, 30 sec).
In a normal (asymptomatic) population it is found in 6 -24%.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A_R88CJT ... re=related
Cece wrote:I ran across this illustration and found it was helpful for visualizing May Thurner:
See the squished left iliac vein?
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