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Table 5 The surgical and interventional operations taken in 411 Chinese Takayasu’s patients

From: The clinical characteristics of Chinese Takayasu’s arteritis patients: a retrospective study of 411 patients over 24 years

Category of operations/interventions Patient numbers %
Operations on cervical vessels 53 12.9
 Bypass between aorta and carotid artery 21 5.1
 Bypass between carotid and subclavian arteries 11 2.7
 Bypass between aorta and subclavian arteries 6 1.5
 Angioplasty and/or stenting in carotid arteries 6 1.5
 Angioplasty and/or stenting in subclavian arteries 4 1.0
 Angioplasty and/or stenting in innominate arteries 3 0.7
 Bypass between innominate and carotid arteries 1 0.2
 Bypass between innominate and subclavian arteries 1 0.2
Operations to reduce renal hypertension 33 8.0
 Angioplasty and/or stenting in renal arteries 25 6.1
 Bypass between aorta and renal arteries 4 1.0
 Nephrectomy 4 1.0
Operations on aortic and iliacofemoral stenosis or occlusion 20 4.9
 Angioplasty and/or stenting in aorta 12 2.9
 Aorta bypass grafting 5 1.2
 Bypass between aorta and bilateral iliac arteries 1 0.2
 Bypass between aorta and bilateral femoral arteries 1 0.2
 Angioplasty and/or stenting in common iliac arteries 1 0.2
Operations on valvar lesions and coronary artery 9 2.2
 Cardiac valve replacement 5 1.2
 Angioplasty and/or stenting in coronary arteries 3 0.7
 Coronary artery bypass grafting 1 0.2
Repair on aortic aneurysm 2 0.5
 Ascending aorta and aortic arch 1 0.2
 Thoracic and abdominal aorta 1 0.2
Rebuilding circulation in upper limbs 1 0.2
 Bypass between axillary arteries 1 0.2
Rebuilding circulation in mesenteric arteries 1 0.2
 Mesenteric artery bypass 1 0.2
Summary
 Bypass operations 54 13.1
 Percutaneous transluminal angiography (PTA) 47 11.4
  PTA in renal arteries 25 6.1
 Stenting 35 8.5
 Other operations 11 2.7