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Profunda Popliteal Collateral Index (PPCI)

Purpose:

To calculate the profunda popliteal collateral index (PPCI) for a patient with possible peripheral artery disease involving a lower extremity.

Specialty:

Cardiovascular Diseases, Vascular Medicine, Physical Medicine And Rehabilitation, Sports Medicine - Physical Medicine And Rehabilitation, Vascular/Interventional Radiology

Objective:

severity, prognosis, stage

ICD-10:

G63.5, I70, I71, I72, I73, M35.9

Description:

The Profunda Popliteal Collateral Index (PPCI) can help determine the severity of peripheral vascular disease in the lower leg and predict the likelihood of success for a profundoplasty.

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