Author + information
- Niya Boykova Mileva, MDa,∗ (, )
- Dobrin Iotkov Vassilev, MD, PhDa,
- Ivanichka Serbezova, PhDb,
- Gianluca Rigatelli, MD, PhDc and
- Robert J. Gill, MD, PhDd,e
- aCardiology Clinic, Alexandrovska University Hospital, Medical University, Sofia, Bulgaria
- bDepartment of Health Care, University of Ruse Angel Kanchev, Ruse, Bulgaria
- cSection of Adult Congenital Heart Interventions, Department of Cardiovascular Diagnosis and Endoluminal Interventions, Rovigo General Hospital, Rovigo, Italy
- dMossakowski Medical Research Centre, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland
- eDepartment of Invasive Cardiology, Central Clinical Hospital of the Ministry of the Interior, Warsaw, Poland
- ↵∗Address for correspondence:
Dr. Niya Mileva, Cardiology Clinic, Alexandrovska University Hospital, St. Georgi Sofiiski Street, 1431 Sofia, Bulgaria.
This report describes the case of a man with Bow Hunter’s syndrome that was diagnosed by dynamic cerebral angiography. A decision for endovascular treatment was made. A self-expandable stent, 8 × 300 mm, was implanted in the left vertebral artery with excellent results, with resolution of the patient’s symptoms and without any procedure-related complications. (Level of Difficulty: Advanced.)
- endovascular treatment
- posterior circulation ischemia
- rotational vertebrobasilar occlusion
- vertebral artery
The authors have reported that they have no relationships relevant to the contents of this paper to declare.
- Received April 15, 2019.
- Revision received May 2, 2019.
- Accepted May 3, 2019.
- 2019 The Authors