Multiple aneurysms

Case contributed by Brendan Cullinane


The patient was referred to a vascular surgeon following detection of a right common iliac artery aneurysm on an abdominal ultrasound at a radiology practice. A scan of the abdominal and pelvic arteries was requested for conformation. The clinical work-up noted smoking and a pulsatile mass in the right iliac fossa.

Patient Data

Age: 55 years
Gender: Male

The presence of a right common iliac artery aneurysm was confirmed. Further examination reveal an infrarenal AAA, left common iliac artery aneurysm and bilateral popliteal artery aneurysms. There were also bilateral 50-75% stenoses of the proximal internal iliac arteries.

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Case information

rID: 18207
Published: 19th Jun 2012
Last edited: 23rd Jan 2016
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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