Evaluation of Lower Limb Arterial Angioplasty using Doppler Ultrasound in Diabetic Patients

M.M.Refaat1, O.T.Galal2 and A.H.Elsaied3"


Duplex scanning considered the imaging modality of choice for detection and follow up of patients suffering from Peripheral arterial disease as it is inexpensive, radiation-free and provides both anatomic and hemodynamic information about the lesion. Lower limb arterial angioplasty is now has the greatest role in management of patients suffering from lower limb ischemia.

Key words

Peripheral arterial disease, Llower limb arterial angioplasty, Duplex scanning.