Intraoperative arterial occlusion in total joint arthroplasty

Thomas A. Parfenchuck, Timothy R Young

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Major arterial occlusion during surgery is an uncommon complication. The authors report on two patients who developed intraoperative arterial occlusion during total joint arthroplasty. Both of the patients were smokers and had significant peripherial vascular disease.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)217-220
Number of pages4
JournalThe Journal of Arthroplasty
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jan 1 1994


  • complication
  • peripherial vascular disease
  • thrombosis
  • total hip arthroplasty
  • total knee arthroplasty

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine


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