Leriche syndrome

Case contributed by Dr Brendon Friesen


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Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Male

Abrupt occlusion of abdominal aorta 10 mm below renal ostia.

Celiac axis, SMA, renal arteries patent.

Non-enhancement of iliac arteries.

Enhancement of common femoral arteries noted.

Case Discussion

Aorto-iliac occlusive disease presenting with Leriche syndrome.

The underlying cause in the patient is uncertain given the demographics.

No specific cardiovascular risk factors, no clinical or laboratory evidence of vasculitis, no history of trauma or radiotherapy.

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Case information

rID: 32767
Published: 13th Dec 2014
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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