Annals of Vascular Diseases (AVD) is an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal publishing articles on vascular disease. Published continuously online, the journal is fully indexed in J-STAGE and PubMed Central. AVD welcomes submissions from around the world.

About the journal

AVD is an official journal of Asian Society for Vascular Surgery (ASVS) and Asian Venous Forum, sponsored by Japanese College of Angiology, Japanese Society for Vascular Surgery and the Japanese Society of Phlebology.

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Anyone may access all articles in AVD from J-STAGE and PMC.

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Latest articles

Review ArticleDecember 25, 2022

CD34 is a cell surface marker, which is expressed in various somatic stem/progenitor cells such as bone marrow (BM)-derived hematopoietic stem cells and endothelial progenitor cells (EPCs), skeletal muscle satellite cells, epithelial hair follicle stem cells, and adipose tissue mesenchymal stem cells.

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Review ArticleDecember 25, 2022

Role of Simulated Training for Carotid Endarterectomy: A Systematic Review

Nadeem A. Siddiqui, Ammar Pirzada, Shoaib Badini, Fareed A. Shaikh

Vascular surgery trainees often do not get to perform carotid endarterectomy (CEA) directly on the patients as it requires meticulous surgical technique and has a high risk of procedure-related complications. Hence, the role of simulation in training future vascular surgeons becomes essential.

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Original ArticleDecember 25, 2022

Computational fluid dynamics analysis of the growth process of saccular abdominal aortic aneurysm was performed. A 3D model of aortic aneurysm was created based on CT images. Properties in terms of wall shear stress, mean flow velocity, mean pressure, energy loss, and pressure loss coefficient were calculated using thermal fluid analysis software “ANSYS CFX.”

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Original ArticleDecember 25, 2022

Background and Purpose: There are many cases of cerebral infarction of unknown etiology in which the embolic sources cannot be identified including atrial fibrillation despite achievement of complete revascularization after thrombectomy.

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Original ArticleDecember 25, 2022

Postthrombotic syndrome (PTS) can cause both venous outflow obstruction and deep venous reflux, and results in severe symptoms of chronic venous disease. Venous stenting in the chronic iliocaval venous obstruction has been shown to be a safe and efficacious procedure.

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Original ArticleDecember 25, 2022

Management of Arteriovenous Graft Infection

Yoichi Hisata, Taku Inoue, Yuichi Tasaki, Tomohiro Odate, Takafumi Yamada

Objective: Arteriovenous graft (AVG) infection influences the survival and quality of life of patients, causing life-threatening sepsis reducing dialysis access. This study aimed to evaluate an appropriate treatment strategy for AVG infection.

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