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Sonographic evaluation of iliac artery aneurysms.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7435828     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Abdominal aortic aneurysms are not uncommon and their ultrasonic characteristics have become well-known. Ultrasonic detection of iliac artery aneurysms however, has not been well documented. Experience with 125 ultrasonic examinations for clinically suspected absoeminal aortic aneurysms is presented herein. Fifty-two abdominal aortic aneurysms were detected. Six unsuspected iliac artery aneurysms were demonstrated using a special oblique projection. Routine use of this oblique projection in patients with suspected abdominal aortic aneurysms is discussed.
Authors:
R Marcus; S L Edell
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  American journal of surgery     Volume:  140     ISSN:  0002-9610     ISO Abbreviation:  Am. J. Surg.     Publication Date:  1980 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1981-01-29     Completed Date:  1981-01-29     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370473     Medline TA:  Am J Surg     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  666-70     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Aneurysm / diagnosis*,  surgery
Aortic Aneurysm / diagnosis,  surgery
Humans
Iliac Artery*
Male
Middle Aged
Ultrasonography*

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