ISOLATED EXTERNAL ILIAC ARTERY DISSECTION

  • Mário Moreira Angiology and Vascular Surgery Department, Centro Hospitalar e Universitário de Coimbra
  • Mafalda Correia Angiology and Vascular Surgery Department, Centro Hospitalar e Universitário de Coimbra
  • Joana Moreira Angiology and Vascular Surgery Department, Centro Hospitalar e Universitário de Coimbra
  • Luís Antunes Angiology and Vascular Surgery Department, Centro Hospitalar e Universitário de Coimbra
  • Manuel Fonseca Angiology and Vascular Surgery Department, Centro Hospitalar e Universitário de Coimbra
Keywords: Isolated dissection, External iliac artery, Endovascular

Abstract

Spontaneous and isolated dissection of external iliac artery is very rare. The natural course of this condition is not well established. The authors report a case of a 54 year old male, military, with ankylosing spondylitis presenting with limb claudication secondary to isolated dissection of external iliac artery. Dissection was successfully managed by percutaneous stent placement.

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Published
2020-08-05
Section
Clinical Case