Challenging Case of Giant Splenic Artery Aneurysm: A Case Report
International Journal of Cardiovascular Practice,
Vol. 3 No. 3 (2018),
12 August 2018
AbstractSplenic Artery Aneurysms (SAA) are one of the most frequent intraabdominal aneurysms. They are mostly asymptomatic unless they rupture with a mortality rate of 25%. Traditionally, surgery is used to treat SAA. However, non-surgical, endovascular techniques are also suitable alternatives. We present a 51-year-old woman with preumbilical abdominal pain diagnosed as splenic artery aneurysm which was managed by stent graft placement.
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