Thrombotic Occlusion of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Following Distal Embolization
The second successfully treated case of sudden complete occlusion of an abdominal aortic aneurysm is presented. The thrombosis was caused by impaired run-off following an embolic occlusion of the right iliac artery. This complication is extremely rare in abdominal aortic aneurysms.
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