Endovascular stent-graft repair of a tuberculous mycotic aortic aneurysm.

Abstract

Mycobacterium tuberculosis is a rare cause of mycotic aortic aneurysms, which have been classically treated with a combination of antimycobacterial medical therapy and open surgery. Endovascular therapy has been gaining popularity as an alternative to open surgery for mycotic aneurysms. We report a case of a tuberculous mycotic aneurysm of the descending… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.avsg.2010.12.029

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