Recurrent rupture of a hypogastric aneurysm caused by spontaneous recanalization of an Amplatzer vascular plug.

@article{Dorenberg2006RecurrentRO,
  title={Recurrent rupture of a hypogastric aneurysm caused by spontaneous recanalization of an Amplatzer vascular plug.},
  author={Eric J. Dorenberg and Geir Hafsahl and Rune Vinther Andersen and Kirsten Krohg-S\orensen},
  journal={Journal of vascular and interventional radiology : JVIR},
  year={2006},
  volume={17 6},
  pages={1037-41}
}
A patient with a ruptured hypogastric aneurysm was treated via an endovascular approach with coils in the outflow vessels and an Amplatzer vascular plug (AVP) in the main trunk. After 4 weeks, the patient was readmitted with a recurrence of rupture of the hypogastric aneurysm caused by recanalization of the AVP. Final occlusion of the hypogastric artery was achieved by placement of a stent-graft and additional coils. In consideration of this experience, it is recommended that additional coils… CONTINUE READING
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