Aneurysm of the Anomalous Splenic Artery Arising from Superior Mesenteric Artery Treated by Coil Embolization: A Report of Two Cases and Literature Review.

@article{Dong2018AneurysmOT,
  title={Aneurysm of the Anomalous Splenic Artery Arising from Superior Mesenteric Artery Treated by Coil Embolization: A Report of Two Cases and Literature Review.},
  author={Shui-Lin Dong and Xiao Chen and Zhen-Xiao Tu and Xi Ai and Zhiwei Zhang and Yan Guan and Hong Chen and Jun Yang},
  journal={Annals of vascular surgery},
  year={2018},
  volume={48},
  pages={251.e5-251.e10}
}
BACKGROUND Aneurysm of splenic artery (SA) which arises from the superior mesenteric artery (SMA) is a very rare condition. The aim of this study was to present our experience with 2 such patients treated by coil embolization. METHODS A 33-year-old man and a 61-year-old woman were incidentally identified with aneurysms of the SA which arose from the SMA… CONTINUE READING