Practice Tips with Dr. Lichaa: Off Label Application of a Stent System in Deep Venous Locations

By Hady Lichaa, MD - Last Updated: December 20, 2022

In this edition of Dr. Hady Lichaa’s Practice Tips series, Dr. Lichaa describes a possible off label application of a stent system in specific deep venous locations, which are more prone for stent embolization like the superior vena cava or the left renal vein in the setting of non-surgical nutcracker syndrome.

Hady Lichaa, MD, FACC, FSCAI, FSVM, RPVI, is an assistant professor of medicine at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine, and an interventional cardiologist specializing in complex coronary interventions. Dr. Lichaa is a content partner for DocWire News and contributes interventional content several times per month to DocWire News.

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