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how long a lesion can atherectomy procedure tackle for lower leg disease?

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Dr. Ehab Kasasbeh
Cardiology 20 years experience
Very long: State of the art procedures can cross lesions as long as 200mm ... That's 20cm and about 8 inches... Or even longer lesions.

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Can you tell me in lower leg disease, how long a lesion can atherectomy procedure tackle?

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