Table 4

Indications for reintervention in standard EVAR

IndicationIndex hospitalization (N=41 604)Follow-up (N=26 422)
Any reintervention766 (1.8%)899 (3.5%)
 Access149 (19.5%)0
 Endoleak50 (6.5%)335 (37%)
  Type 1* 31 (4%) 81 (2.5%)
  Type 2* 12 (1.5%) 196 (22%)
  Type 3* 7 (1%) 30 (3.3%)
  Type 4* 0.0% 0.0%
  Indeterminate* 0.0%28 (3%)
 Graft misplacement102 (13%)0
 Graft migration2 (0.2%)37 (4%)
 Graft occlusion21 (3%)162 (18%)
 Graft stenosis10 (1.5%)31 (3.5%)
 Aneurysm rupture7 (1%)24 (3%)
 Sac growth5 (0.5%)232 (25%)
 Other420 (55%)78 (9%)
  • *Per cents are shown relative to total interventions.

  • EVAR, endovascular aortic aneurysm repair.