Abdominal aortic pseudoaneurysm after blunt trauma.

Academic Article


  • A 4-year-old male child was admitted with a large 12 x 15 cm suprarenal abdominal aortic pseudoaneurysm 7 months after an episode of blunt abdominal trauma. Aneurysmorrhaphy was performed through a left thoracoabdominal approach with Dacron patch aortoplasty. This report summarizes this case and reviews the literature on abdominal aortic pseudoaneurysms after blunt abdominal trauma.
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  • Abdominal Injuries, Aneurysm, False, Aortic Aneurysm, Abdominal, Child Abuse, Child, Preschool, Humans, Male, Time Factors, Wounds, Nonpenetrating
  • Pubmed Id

  • 25494366
  • Author List

  • Pisters PW; Heslin MJ; Riles TS
  • Start Page

  • 307
  • End Page

  • 309
  • Volume

  • 18
  • Issue

  • 2