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by MarcF
Wed Jan 13, 2016 8:39 am
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: Known Risks/Complications of Angioplasty and Venous Stenting
Replies: 129
Views: 100187

Re: Known Risks/Complications of Angioplasty and Venous Sten

I found the abstract here. http://www.pagepressjournals.org/index.php/vl/article/view/5398 PERCUTANEOUS TRASLUMINAL ANGIOPLASTY OF AZYGOUS VEIN IN PATIENTS WITH MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS AND CHRONIC CEREBRO SPINAL VENOUS INSUFFICIENCY. A SINGLE CENTER EXPERIENCE 11112 T. Lupattelli, G. Bellagamba, E. Righi...
by MarcF
Wed Jan 13, 2016 8:23 am
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: Known Risks/Complications of Angioplasty and Venous Stenting
Replies: 129
Views: 100187

Re: Azygos stenting on follow-up procedure

My DW, SPMS since 1992, had her first angioplasty done on August 18th in Orange County, California. Immediately post-procedure, she reported overall reduction of spacticity throughout her body, and demonstrated this by elongating her legs to full extension and flattening out her knees, something sh...
by MarcF
Wed Jan 13, 2016 8:11 am
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: Who are the BIG names in CCSVI ?
Replies: 138
Views: 113190

Re: Who are the BIG names in CCSVI ?

Dear Zjac if I'm the only one talking about the team Brain flow in this forum why did you go there to be treated? Every knows that Dr Lupattelli is very closed to Zamboni and he was one of his fellows in Ferrara. Zamboni stated several times that stents should not be used in jugular veins. Dr Lupatt...
by MarcF
Wed Nov 25, 2015 7:45 am
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: Who are the BIG names in CCSVI ?
Replies: 138
Views: 113190

Re: Who are the BIG names in CCSVI ?

Dear Zjac the use of a stent can put the patient at risk of total occlusion. Angioplasty is safer and repeatable. Once the stent is occluded , nothing you can do! As far as I know the brain flow team has implanted some stents in the azygos vein because they claim that in that vein occlusion is very ...
by MarcF
Tue Nov 17, 2015 6:30 am
Forum: Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)
Topic: Who are the BIG names in CCSVI ?
Replies: 138
Views: 113190

the big name is dott. Tommaso Lupattelli

Dr. Tommaso Lupattelli is both an interventional radiologist and vascular surgeon. He is indubitably the most experienced interventionist on CCSVI treatment in the world. Indeed, Dr Tommaso Lupattelli ed his team (Brain Flow team. Visit www.ccsvi.net and go to the english version) have performed mor...