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Case 749

A shocking ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm

Author(s)
I. Sansoni, R. Iannaccone, P. Paolantoni, V. Panebianco, R. Brillo
 
Patient
male, 64 year(s)
 
 
  • Published 11.12.2000
  • DOI 10.1594/EURORAD/CASE.749
  • Section Cardiovascular
  • Case Type Clinical Cases
  • Difficulty Senior
  • Views 17864
  • Language(s)
  • Figure 1
    Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Rupture.

    It is evident a plentiful hematic effusion originating from anterior wall of the Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm and extending mostly to left retroperitoneal spaces.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Rupture.;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Rupture.

    The findings are similar to those in figure 1, but in addition you can see an intraperitonel hemorragic effusion.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Rupture.;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Rupture.

    The hematic column extends also at the level of lower abdominal quadrants, especially in the left side, anteriorly the psoas muscle.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Rupture.;
     
     
It is evident a plentiful hematic effusion originating from anterior wall of the Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm and extending mostly to left retroperitoneal spaces.
 
The findings are similar to those in figure 1, but in addition you can see an intraperitonel hemorragic effusion.
 
The hematic column extends also at the level of lower abdominal quadrants, especially in the left side, anteriorly the psoas muscle.
 
 
 
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