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False aneurysm of the popliteal artery treated successfully by surgery: report of two cases.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9306613     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Blunt trauma to the popliteal artery may result in pseudoaneurysm formation. We herein report two patients who had a pseudoaneurysm of the popliteal arteries without any orthopedic injuries. One patient, who had been struck by an iron plate in the midthigh portion, demonstrated a pulsatile mass in this area 2 months later. The other patient had a pseudoaneurysm that was diagnosed by a histological examination; however, he could not remember having suffered any noticeable trauma.
Authors:
H Nakajima; T Akasaka; Y Ogura; H Fukushima; K Yasuno
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Surgery today     Volume:  27     ISSN:  0941-1291     ISO Abbreviation:  Surg. Today     Publication Date:  1997  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1997-10-24     Completed Date:  1997-10-24     Revised Date:  2006-08-03    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9204360     Medline TA:  Surg Today     Country:  JAPAN    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  868-70     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Teikyo University Hospital, Tokyo, Japan.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Anastomosis, Surgical
Aneurysm, False / diagnosis,  etiology,  surgery*
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Popliteal Artery*
Treatment Outcome
Wounds, Nonpenetrating

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