Simultaneous repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm and resection of unexpected, associated abdominal malignancies.

@article{Illuminati2004SimultaneousRO,
  title={Simultaneous repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm and resection of unexpected, associated abdominal malignancies.},
  author={Giulio Illuminati and Francesco G Calio' and Antonio D'urso and Riccardo Lorusso and Gianluca Ceccanei and Francesco Vietri},
  journal={Journal of surgical oncology},
  year={2004},
  volume={88 4},
  pages={234-9}
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES The management of unexpected intra-abdominal malignancy, discovered at laparotomy for elective treatment of an abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA), is controversial. It is still unclear whether both conditions should be treated simultaneously or a staged approach is to be preferred. To contribute in improving treatment guidelines, we… CONTINUE READING