Spontaneous dissection of the celiac artery: a case report.

@article{Woolard2007SpontaneousDO,
  title={Spontaneous dissection of the celiac artery: a case report.},
  author={Jason D Woolard and Alex D Ammar},
  journal={Journal of vascular surgery},
  year={2007},
  volume={45 6},
  pages={1256-8}
}
Spontaneous dissection of visceral arteries is rare in the absence of concurrent dissection of the aorta, iatrogenic injury from instrumentation, or trauma. We describe a spontaneous dissection of the celiac artery that was identified by computed tomographic scan in an otherwise healthy man with acute onset abdominal pain and no identifiable causes of dissection. The patient was successfully managed medically. Although endovascular treatment or surgical intervention is the procedure of choice… CONTINUE READING

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