What is Arterial Thromboendarterectomy?
Arterial Thromboendarterectomy is a treatment which involves the opening of an artery. It is basically performed to treat a cerebrovascular disease where there is a considerable reduction of blood supply to the brain. It is also carried out to cure peripheral vascular disease.
How does Arterial Thromboendarterectomy help?
The surgery helps in removing deadly chronic clots of blood from the blood vessels of the lungs which could not be treated with medication.