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Table 3 Indicators for TEVAR

From: Early malperfusion, ischemia reperfusion injury, and respiratory failure in acute complicated type B aortic dissection after thoracic endovascular repair

Indications n
Malperfusion 10 (38.5%)
 Lower extremity ischemia 4
 Paraplegia 2
 Renal artery malperfusion 7
 SMA malperfusion 6
Refractory hypertension/ encephalopathy 5/2 (19.2%)
Persistent Pain 23 (88.5%)
 Chest pain 14
 Abdominal pain 16
Aortic failure 8 (30.8%)
 Acute true lumen collapse 3
 Severe pleural effusion 6
  1. Twelve patients had two indications and four patients had three indications.
  2. SMA: superior mesenteric artery.