Iliac artery compression by tumour

Case contributed by Dr Chris O'Donnell


40 yo with PH of desmoid tumour presents with gross right leg swelling and reduced peripheral pulses

Patient Data

Age: 40
Gender: Female

CT angiogram of the aorta and both legs

Huge (relatively benign and non-vascular) desmoid tumour extrinsically compressing the right common iliac artery against the anterior L4 vertebral body

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Case information

rID: 17627
Case created: 30th Apr 2012
Last edited: 16th Oct 2015
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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