Axillary arterial pseudoaneurysm

Case contributed by Dr Lawrence Chia Wei Oh

Presentation

Fall onto left arm. Left arm hematoma and reduced sensation.

Patient Data

Age: 60
Gender: Female
Modality: CT

This CTA of left upper limb demonstrates a lobular shaped area (enhances with contrast) arising from the axillary artery consistent with the appearence of a pseudoaneurysm.

Case Discussion

Patient went on to have an angiogram and stent insertion for the pseudoaneurysm

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Case Information

rID: 24925
Case created: 20th Sep 2013
Last edited: 5th Oct 2016
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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