Popliteal artery aneurysm

Case contributed by Dr Lawrence Oh


Right leg pallor and pulseless

Patient Data

Age: Adult
Gender: Male

This CTA demonstrates a fusiform aneurysm of the right popliteal artery.

Case Discussion

Patient subsequently underwent femoral-popliteal bypass surgery. It is very important to diagnose popliteal artery aneurysm as it can cause significant thrombotic complication. It is the most common form of peripheral arterial aneurysm.

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 25713
Published: 4th Nov 2013
Last edited: 18th Sep 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.

 Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

 Thank you for updating your details.