DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2320-6012.ijrms20214073

Splenic and hepatic artery aneurysm: a case report

Raúl Andrés Troya Malo, Luis Ernesto Suárez Luna, Gloria Barrera Gómez, Karina Sánchez Reyes

Abstract


Visceral artery aneurysms (VAA) have an incidence of 0.01-2% and are mainly diagnosed as an incidental finding in imaging studies done for other reasons. Their mortality when ruptured can be as high has 75%. We present a rare case of multiple visceral artery aneurysms that presented as dull abdominal pain and were managed with open surgery in accordance to specific treatment criteria.


Keywords


VAA, Hepatic artery aneurysms, Splenic artery aneurysms, Endovascular surgery

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