Abdominal aneurysms in childhood: report of a case and review of the literature.

@article{Sarkar1991AbdominalAI,
  title={Abdominal aneurysms in childhood: report of a case and review of the literature.},
  author={Rajabrata Sarkar and Robert E. Cilley and Arnold G. Coran},
  journal={Surgery},
  year={1991},
  volume={109 2},
  pages={143-8}
}
Abdominal aneurysms are rare in children and are usually found in association with congenital cardiac or aortic malformations, connective tissue disorders, trauma, or previous arterial catheter placement. A 4-year-old girl who had a common iliac artery aneurysm, who had no history of arterial catheter placement or trauma, and who had no evidence of Marfan's or Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, arteritis, coarctation of the aorta, or other diseases associated with childhood aneurysms is presented… CONTINUE READING