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Unusual abdominal aneurysms in a patient after kidney transplantation treated by endovascular technique.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22247062     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
While abdominal aortic aneurysms are quite common, visceral aneurysms are a seldomly diagnosed vascular pathology. Aneurysms of renal arteries, abdominal aorta and iliac arteries seem to be very rare. We present a patient after renal transplantation with aneurysms of both stumps of the renal arteries, abdominal aortic aneurysm and aneurysms of common iliac arteries. Because of the symptomatic course, the patient required urgent treatment. A successful endovascular procedure was performed. Follow-up imaging did not reveal any complications.
Authors:
Tomasz Synowiec; Pawel Checinski; Maciej Micker; Przemyslaw Samolewski; Maciej Glyda; Jaroslaw Ast
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  VASA. Zeitschrift für Gefässkrankheiten     Volume:  41     ISSN:  0301-1526     ISO Abbreviation:  VASA     Publication Date:  2012 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-01-16     Completed Date:  2012-03-06     Revised Date:  2012-10-19    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0317051     Medline TA:  Vasa     Country:  Switzerland    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  63-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of General and Vascular Surgery, University of Medical Sciences, Poznan, Poland. tomeksyn@wp.pl
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Aortic Aneurysm, Abdominal / etiology,  radiography,  surgery*
Aortography / methods
Blood Vessel Prosthesis
Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation* / instrumentation
Endovascular Procedures* / instrumentation
Humans
Iliac Aneurysm / etiology,  radiography,  surgery*
Kidney Transplantation / adverse effects*
Male
Prosthesis Design
Renal Artery / radiography,  surgery*
Stents
Tomography, X-Ray Computed
Treatment Outcome

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