Aortic Aneurysm

Known as: aorta aneurysm, Aortic Aneurysm [Disease/Finding], Aneurysms, Aortic 
A sac formation resulting from the localized dilatation of the wall of the aorta.

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1937-2018
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2010
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2010
BACKGROUND Few data are available on the long-term outcome of endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm as compared with… (More)
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2006
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2006
Aortic aneurysm and dissection are manifestations of Marfan syndrome (MFS), a disorder caused by mutations in the gene that… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND Although the initial results of endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms were promising, current evidence… (More)
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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
Increased plasma concentrations of angiotension II (Ang II) have been implicated in atherogenesis. To examine this relationship… (More)
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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
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Independent risk factors for abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) have not been clearly defined in multivariable analyses… (More)
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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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1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND The usual treatment for thoracic aortic aneurysms is surgical replacement with a prosthetic graft, but the associated… (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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