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Who can get an endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR)?

About 60% to 70% of aneurysm patients can have an endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR, also called "stent grafting"). It depends on two factors:
  • The shape of your aorta. To have an EVAR, you need to have a section of normal aorta that is long enough to hold the stent in place.
  • Your commitment and ability to have lifetime follow-up tests to monitor the stent.

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