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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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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Few data are available on the long-term outcome of endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm as compared with… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Aortic aneurysm and dissection are manifestations of Marfan syndrome (MFS), a disorder caused by mutations in the gene that… 
Review
2005
Review
2005
Aneurysms of the aorta are at times evaluated and treated by physicians from a number of specialties. Indeed, whereas cardiac… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Although the initial results of endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms were promising, current evidence… 
Review
2002
Review
2002
Elliot L. Chaikof, MD, PhD, Jan D. Blankensteijn, MD, Peter L. Harris, MD, Geoffrey H. White, MD, Christopher K. Zarins, MD… 
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… 
Review
2001
Review
2001
Abdominal aortic aneurysm is a chronic dilation of the aorta with a natural history toward enlargement and rupture. Its… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND The usual treatment for thoracic aortic aneurysms is surgical replacement with a prosthetic graft, but the associated… 
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
This study reports on animal experimentation and initial clinical trials exploring the feasibility of exclusion of an abdominal… 
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Thoracic aortic aneurysms were detected in 72 residents (44 women and 28 men) in a stable midwestern community over a 30-year…