A primary subclavian artery aneurysm successfully repaired via extrathoracic open approach: a case report

Hossein Najdsepas, Behnood Farazmand

Abstract


Subclavian artery aneurysms are uncommon; meanwhile, isolated subclavian artery aneurysms are extremely rare entities. There are limited number of reports on this abnormality, most of which are not well grounded.

The patients presenting with subclavian artery aneurysms should be evaluated thoroughly for concurrent aneurysms. Herein, we presented a case of true aneurysm of the right subclavian artery with no associated abnormalities of other parts of vascular system or any predisposing factors, previously reported in cases with this condition.


Keywords


subclavian artery aneurysm, huge aneurysm

Full Text:

PDF

References


Porcellini M, Selvetella L, Scalise E, Bauleo A, Baldassarre M. [Arteriosclerotic aneurysms of the subclavian artery]. Minerva cardioangiologica. 1996;44(9):433-6

Mechchat A, El Hammoumi MM, El Mesnaoui A, Lekehal B, Bensaid Y. Giant

aneurysm of the right intra thoracic sub-clavian artery presenting as a dysphonia. The Pan African medical journal. 2011;9:39

Stahl RD, Lawrence PF, Bhirangi K. Left subclavian artery aneurysm: two cases of rare congenital etiology. Journal of vascular surgery. 1999;29(4):715-8

Nagami H, Okada K, Harada T, Yamauchi M, Nakayama K, Yamada K, et al. [A

case of abdominal aneurysm accompanied by an aneurysm of left subclavian artery]. Nihon Geka Gakkai zasshi. 1988;89(7):1142-5

Esteves FP, Ferreira AV, Santos VPd, Novaes GS, Razuk Filho A, Caffaro RA. Subclavian and axillary arterial aneurysms: two case reports. Jornal Vascular

Brasileiro. 2013;12:329-34

Dent TL, Lindenauer SM, Ernst CB, Fry WJ. Multiple arteriosclerotic arterial aneurysms. Archives of surgery (Chicago, Ill : 1960). 1972;105(2):338-44

Salo JA, Ala-Kulju K, Heikkinen L, Bondestam S, Ketonen P, Luosto R. Diagnosis and treatment of subclavian artery aneurysms. European journal of vascular surgery. 1990;4(3):271-4.

Davidovic LB, Markovic DM, Pejkic SD, Kovacevic NS, Colic MM, Doric PM. Subclavian artery aneurysms. Asian journal of surgery / Asian Surgical Association.

;26(1):7-11; discussion 2.

Sacchi AdA, Medeiros AZd, Ribeiro Filho R. Tratamento endovascular híbrido de aneurisma da artéria subclávia associado à síndrome de Marfan: relato de caso. Jornal Vascular Brasileiro. 2008;7:144-9.

Mergan F, Naitmazi D, Dereume JP. Congenital right subclavian artery aneurysm: a case report. Acta chirurgica Belgica. 2004;104(1):118-9.

Coselli JS, Crawford ES. Surgical treatment of aneurysms of the intrathoracic segment of the subclavian artery. Chest. 1987;91(5):704-8

Davidovic LB, Lotina SI, Jakovljevic NS, Pavlovic GS, Kecman L. [Aneurysms of the subclavian artery]. Srpski arhiv za celokupno lekarstvo. 2000;128(5-6):184-90.


Refbacks

  • There are currently no refbacks.




Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.

Revista Publicando.

Licencia de Creative Commons

 

This Content is available under licencia de Creative Commons Reconocimiento-NoComercial-CompartirIgual 4.0 Internacional.