Table 1: Main characteristics of the explanted grafts. Reference number is the reference number given in the first clinical description of the series. (MDV: Microvel Double Velour; CDV: Cooley Double Velour; RL: remeshing line; GL: guide line).

Explant referenceProsthetic typeYear of implantationYear of explantationLifetime (months)Reason for explantationLocation of implantationProsthetic segment affectedRuptured area

ACDV19801993156Bilateral false-aneurysmAxillo bi-femorallimbRL
BCDV19811995168Multiplefalse-aneurysmsAxillo bi-femoralEntire prosthesisRL, GL
CCDV19821999204False-aneurysmand dilatationAorto bi-femorallimbGL
DCDV19791997204False-aneurysmAxillo bi-femorallimbRL, GL
ECDV19781998240False-aneurysmAorto bi-femoralbodyRL
FMDV19781998240False-aneurysmAorto bi-femorallimbGL