Primary aortoenteric fistula: Report of eight new cases and review of the literature

@article{Voorhoeve1996PrimaryAF,
  title={Primary aortoenteric fistula: Report of eight new cases and review of the literature},
  author={R. J. H. Voorhoeve and Frans L Moll and Jan De Letter and Carroll Roe and Jos P. J. Wester and Peter H. Slee},
  journal={Annals of Vascular Surgery},
  year={1996},
  volume={10},
  pages={40-48}
}
Primary aortoenteric fistula, a direct communication between the aorta and the intestinal tract, is a rare cause of gastrointestinal hemorrhage. Eight patients who were all treated at one hospital are described, followed by a review of all surgically treated patients reported within the past 10 years. The usual cause is erosion of an atherosclerotic aneurysm into the adherent duodenum, but a wide variety of other causes and localizations have been described. The clinical presentation is usually… CONTINUE READING
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