RADIAL PULSATILE MASS — APPEARANCES CAN BE DECEIVING

  • Ana Carolina Semião Department of Angiology and Vascular Surgery, Centro Hospitalar de Vila Nova de Gaia/Espinho, Portugal; Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto
  • Clara Nogueira Department of Angiology and Vascular Surgery, Centro Hospitalar de Vila Nova de Gaia/Espinho, Portugal; Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto
  • Andreia Coelho Department of Angiology and Vascular Surgery, Centro Hospitalar de Vila Nova de Gaia/Espinho, Portugal; Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto
  • Ricardo Gouveia Department of Angiology and Vascular Surgery, Centro Hospitalar de Vila Nova de Gaia/Espinho, Portugal; Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto
  • Rita Augusto Department of Angiology and Vascular Surgery, Centro Hospitalar de Vila Nova de Gaia/Espinho, Portugal; Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto
  • Nuno Coelho Department of Angiology and Vascular Surgery, Centro Hospitalar de Vila Nova de Gaia/Espinho, Portugal; Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto
  • Evelise Pinto Department of Angiology and Vascular Surgery, Centro Hospitalar de Vila Nova de Gaia/Espinho, Portugal
  • João Ribeiro Department of Angiology and Vascular Surgery, Centro Hospitalar de Vila Nova de Gaia/Espinho, Portugal; Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto
  • João Peixoto Department of Angiology and Vascular Surgery, Centro Hospitalar de Vila Nova de Gaia/Espinho, Portugal; Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto
  • Luís Fernandes Department of Angiology and Vascular Surgery, Centro Hospitalar de Vila Nova de Gaia/Espinho, Portugal
  • Alexandra Canedo Department of Angiology and Vascular Surgery, Centro Hospitalar de Vila Nova de Gaia/Espinho, Portugal; Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto
Keywords: Adventitial cystic disease, Radial artery

Abstract

Adventitial cystic disease (ACD) is a rare condition. It affects mostly the popliteal artery, with few cases reported affecting the radial artery. This condition is characterized by accumulation of mucinous content at the adventitious layer.

 

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Published
2021-03-05
Section
Clinical Case