Pseudoaneurysm of the Supracoeliac Aorta Following Blunt Trauma in a 83-Year-Old Woman


Goksel O. S. , Alpagut U. , Acunas B. , Tireli E., Dayioglu E.

ACTA CHIRURGICA BELGICA, vol.110, no.3, pp.394-395, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 110 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/00015458.2010.11680643
  • Title of Journal : ACTA CHIRURGICA BELGICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.394-395

Abstract

We report on the case of an 83-year-old hemiplegic female patient presenting with post-traumatic pseudo-aneurysm of the supracoeliac aorta, treated with 38 mm x 100 mm Talent Endoluminal Stent-Graft (Medtronic Inc., Santa Rosa, CA) using local anaesthesia. The patient was discharged on day 3 and the 8 month follow-up was without complications.