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Table 2 Distribution of the studied cases according to the procedure

From: Cephalic arch stenosis in autologous hemodialysis fistula; to stent or not to stent? Long-term follow up

Procedure No. (%)
Primary (n = 44)  
 Balloon angioplasty 30 (68.2%)
Stent 14 (31.8%)
 BMS 10 (71.4%)
 Covered 4 (28.6%)
Secondary (n = 26)  
 Balloon angioplasty after stent 6 (23.1%)
 Balloon angioplasty after angioplasty 12 (46.2%)
Stent after Balloon angioplasty 4 (15.4%)
 BMS 4 (100%)
 Covered 0 (0%)
Stent after primary stent 4 (15.4%)
 BMS 2 (50%)
 Covered 2 (50%)