Endovascular repair of a Streptococcus pneumonia-induced aortitis complicated by an iliacocaval fistula.

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PURPOSE To describe the successful endovascular treatment and follow-up of a patient with a Streptococcus pneumonia-induced right iliacocaval fistula. CASE REPORT A 82-year-old man was diagnosed with a right iliacocaval fistula, as a result of Streptococcus pneumoniae infection of the distal aorta and proximal right common iliac artery. After antibiotic… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/1538574412456307

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