Visceral artery aneurysms: review of current management options.

@article{SachdevOst2010VisceralAA,
  title={Visceral artery aneurysms: review of current management options.},
  author={Ulka Sachdev-Ost},
  journal={The Mount Sinai journal of medicine, New York},
  year={2010},
  volume={77 3},
  pages={296-303}
}
Visceral artery aneurysms are relatively rare clinical entities, although their detection is rising due to an increased use of cross-sectional imaging. Rupture is the most devastating complication, and is associated with a high morbidity and mortality. For this reason, elective repair is preferable in the appropriately chosen patient. In general, splenic artery aneurysms measuring 2 cm or larger and those found in women of childbearing age and in persons undergoing liver transplantation should… CONTINUE READING

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