Tag: cancer

The top 10 most popular Vascular Specialist stories in May 2022

News on the Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS) ballots set to determine the next vice president and secretary, a hard-hitting column about vascular surgery's...

Cancer patients face greater risks from AAA repair

Elective abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) repair in patients with a cancer diagnosis is associated with several poor postoperative outcomes, according to a newly published study from researchers...

Rare case series shows 100% limb salvage in pediatric bone tumor...

A retrospective review of a rare set of pediatric bone tumor resection cases with significant blood vessel involvement has demonstrated 100% limb salvage and...

Powell: Studies linking EVAR and cancer risk continue to mount

Evidence continues to accumulate of a link between endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) and cancer, with even small amounts of radiation potentially converting epithelial cells...