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Congenital abdominal aortic aneurysm in a young adult. Case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1681926     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A 30-year-old man presented with threatened rupture of an infrarenal aortic aneurysm. Clinical and laboratory investigations revealed no traumatic, atherosclerotic, infectious or inflammatory cause. Histologic examination of the aortic wall showed cystic degeneration of the media. Consequently the case could be classified as congenital abdominal aortic aneurysm in an adult.
Authors:
T Myrmel; J Vaage
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The European journal of surgery = Acta chirurgica     Volume:  157     ISSN:  1102-4151     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur J Surg     Publication Date:    1991 Jun-Jul
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1991-12-26     Completed Date:  1991-12-26     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9105264     Medline TA:  Eur J Surg     Country:  SWEDEN    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  429-30     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Surgery, University Hospital, Tromsø, Norway.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Aorta, Abdominal
Aortic Aneurysm / congenital*,  pathology
Emergencies
Humans
Male

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