Aortoiliac occlusive disease

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete


Intermittent claudication, pallor and pain in lower limbs.

Patient Data

Age: 70

Occluded infra-renal aorta and common iliac arteries bilaterally with multiple collateral pathways.

Case Discussion

Leriche syndrome refers to complete occlusion of the aorta distal to the renal arteries causing absent femoral pulses, bilateral claudication, and impotence.

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Case information

rID: 32134
Published: 16th Nov 2014
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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