Document Detail


Spontaneous rupture of the non-aneurysmal atherosclerotic abdominal aorta.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8323079     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Spontaneous rupture of the non-aneurysmal atherosclerotic aorta is rare. The experience with the patient, the subject of this report, is the sixth reported case. The formation of the false aneurysm in the retroperitoneal area explained why our patient did not have a life-threatening hemorrhage. The obvious treatment is prompt surgical intervention.
Authors:
J M Rothwell; C Lane
Related Documents :
11937899 - Early resolution of third nerve palsy following endovascular treatment of a posterior c...
20591319 - Double internal carotid origin of the ophthalmic artery with ruptured aneurysm of the p...
20410679 - High regression rate of coronary aneurysms developed in patients with immune globulin-r...
14970039 - A novel two-stage technique for construction of experimental aneurysms.
14670669 - Giant aneurysm of the azygos pericallosal artery: case report and review of the literat...
3577859 - Surgical prognosis of unruptured intracranial arterial aneurysms. report of 50 cases.
24774839 - Aortic valve preservation in marfan syndrome. initial experience.
24224419 - Impact of rheumatic mitral stenosis on aortic elastic properties.
12515979 - Sclerotherapy of varicose leg veins. technique, indications and complications.
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The American surgeon     Volume:  59     ISSN:  0003-1348     ISO Abbreviation:  Am Surg     Publication Date:  1993 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1993-08-03     Completed Date:  1993-08-03     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370522     Medline TA:  Am Surg     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  451-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Surgery, Mercer University School of Medicine, Macon, Georgia.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Aorta, Abdominal
Aortic Rupture / complications,  diagnosis*,  surgery
Arteriosclerosis / complications*
Humans
Male
Rupture, Spontaneous

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


Previous Document:  Peritonitis associated with continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis: the pseudo-surgical abdomen.
Next Document:  Hepatic torsion and dislocation with hypotension and colonic obstruction.