Inflammatory abdominal aortic aneurysm: A case report and review of literature

Siva S. Ketha, Kenneth J Warrington, Ian R. McPhail

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Abstract

We report a case of an abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) that underwent inflammatory transformation which we treated medically with corticosteroids. Medical therapy resulted in resolution of presenting symptoms and observed inflammatory changes. We review the clinical features, associated pathology, diagnostic, and therapeutic options in the management of inflammatory AAA.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)65-69
Number of pages5
JournalVascular and Endovascular Surgery
Volume48
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 2014

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Keywords

  • IgG4-related disease
  • inflammatory abdominal aortic aneurysm

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Surgery

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