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n CME : Your SA Journal of CPD - Aneurysmal disease - current management concepts

Volume 27, Issue 7
  • ISSN : 0256-2170
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Abstract

An aneurysm is defined as a localised dilatation of an artery with an increase in diameter of ≥ 50% than that of the 'normal' undilated adjacent vessel. Aneurysms may occur in all arteries but are most commonly found in the infra-renal abdominal aorta (Fig.1). Abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs) are often associated with iliac, femoral and popliteal artery aneurysms, the last accounting for the majority of peripheral arterial aneurysms.

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2009-07-01
2016-12-10

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