[Ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm].

About 40% of patients with ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) die before admission to the hospital. The next 40-50% of patients who reach a hospital die in the perioperative period or in 30 days after surgery. Two groups of patients with ruptured AAA can be distinguished: first-with intra-abdominal rupture, second-with retro-peritoneal rupture. The… (More)