Endovascular Repair of a Non-Contained Aortic Rupture Caused by a Penetrating Aortic Ulcer

This case report describes the endovascular treatment of an acute non-contained rupture of the descending aorta with a stent-graft as an emergency procedure. The aortic rupture was caused by a penetrating aortic ulcer. One year follow-up documents the complete recovery of the patient.