Spectrum of CT findings in rupture and impending rupture of abdominal aortic aneurysms.

@article{Rakita2007SpectrumOC,
  title={Spectrum of CT findings in rupture and impending rupture of abdominal aortic aneurysms.},
  author={Dmitry Rakita and Amit Newatia and John J. Hines and David N. Siegel and Barak Friedman},
  journal={Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc},
  year={2007},
  volume={27 2},
  pages={497-507}
}
Prompt diagnosis of rupture and impending rupture of abdominal aortic aneurysms is imperative. The computed tomographic (CT) findings of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms are often straightforward. Most ruptures are manifested as a retroperitoneal hematoma accompanied by an abdominal aortic aneurysm. Periaortic blood may extend into the perirenal space, the pararenal space, or both. Intraperitoneal extravasation may be an immediate or a delayed finding. Discontinuity of the aortic wall or a… CONTINUE READING
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