Aortic Aneurysm, Abdominal

Known as: AAA, Aneurysms, Abdominal Aortic, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm 
An abnormal balloon- or sac-like dilatation in the wall of the ABDOMINAL AORTA which gives rise to the visceral, the parietal, and the terminal… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Human abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) pathophysiology is not yet completely understood. In conductance arteries, the insoluble… (More)
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Department of Vascular Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands b Imperial College, London, UK… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Although endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) has a lower 30-day operative mortality than open repair, the long-term… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) is a new technology to treat patients with abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) when… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Whether elective surgical repair of small abdominal aortic aneurysms improves survival remains controversial… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Opposing views have been published on the importance of ultrasound screening for abdominal aortic aneurysms. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) 9 and 2 are increased in human abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) tissue, but their precise role… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Abdominal aortic aneurysms represent a life-threatening condition characterized by chronic inflammation, destructive remodeling… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The risk of rupture of an abdominal aortic aneurysm increases with aortic diameter. To obtain insight into the pathological… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
This study reports on animal experimentation and initial clinical trials exploring the feasibility of exclusion of an abdominal… (More)
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