Common iliac artery stenosis

Case contributed by Dr Balint Botz

Presentation

Right-sided claudication, iodinated contrast agent allergy.

Patient Data

Age: 70 years
Gender: Female
MRI
  • Multiple wall inhomogeneities caused by atherosclerotic plaques buildup in the infrarenal aorta. 
  • Both common iliac arteries also demonstrate irregular signals, on the right a short (about 10 mm long) significant (60-70%) luminal narrowing is visible. 
  • Distal arteries retain normal luminal signal on both sides. 

Case Discussion

Typical imaging appearance of common iliac artery stenosis due to atherosclerosis on MRA. 

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Case information

rID: 83518
Published: 26th Oct 2020
Last edited: 26th Oct 2020
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: University of Pécs

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