Document Detail

Radial artery pseudoaneurysm in a neonate with hemophilia a.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  25432228     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
BACKGROUND: Pseudoaneurysm formation is a rare complication of arterial puncture.
CASE CHARACTERISTICS: 3-week-old male developed an enlarging mass over the anterior aspect of left wrist following radial arterial puncture.
OBSERVATION: Doppler ultrasonography revealed mass to be left radial arterial pseudoaneurysm. Subsequent presentation of ecchymoses and investigations confirmed factor VIII deficiency (Hemophilia A).
OUTCOME: Pseudoaneurysm removed with primary end to end anastomosis. Patient is presently on regular factor VIII replacement therapy.
MESSAGE: Hemophilia A can present as pseudoaneurysm in neonatal period.
Shrenik Vora; Thowfique Ibrahim; Victor Samuel Rajadurai
Related Documents :
21524178 - A novel experimental animal model of arterial stenosis based on endovascular radiofrequ...
25420568 - Effective thrombolytic therapy for calcified cerebral embolism originating from a calci...
18552138 - Spatial relationship between coronary microvascular dysfunction and delayed contrast en...
25188158 - Pulmonary pathology: lc22-1 several topics of pulmonary vasculitis and pulmonary hemorr...
19743748 - Cerebral air embolism following removal of central venous catheter.
25109598 - Bad company: supracristal vsd presenting with ruptured sinus of valsalva aneurysm. a ca...
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Indian pediatrics     Volume:  51     ISSN:  0974-7559     ISO Abbreviation:  Indian Pediatr     Publication Date:  2014 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-11-29     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  2985062R     Medline TA:  Indian Pediatr     Country:  India    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  921-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine

Previous Document:  Delayed Presentation of Rickets in a Child with Labyrinthine Aplasia, Microtia and Microdontia (LAMM...
Next Document:  Type 0 spinal muscular atrophy with multisystem involvement.