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Celiac Artery Aneurysm

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Affiliation: Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Celiac Artery Aneurysm

History: 65 year old male presents to the primary care clinic with several weeks of vague abdominal pain, sometimes felt to increase with meals.

Findings: Axial and reconstructed sagittal contrast enhanced CT of the abdomen demonstrates focal proximal fusiform dilatation of the celiac artery with partially occluding soft tissue density intraluminal thrombus.

Ddx: Celiac Artery Aneurysm - Atherosclerotic - Traumatic - Mycotic / Infectious - Inflammatory

Dxhow: With no history of trauma or evidence of infection, atherosclerotic etiology is felt to be most likely.

Exam: Labs: Within Normal Limits. Exam: Normal abdominal exam. No significant tenderness to palpation despite patient report of persistent symptoms. Stool is heme negative.

No MeSH data available.


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Celiac Artery Aneurysm

Reed CMR - MedPix

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View Article: MedPix Image - MedPix Case

Affiliation: Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Celiac Artery Aneurysm

History: 65 year old male presents to the primary care clinic with several weeks of vague abdominal pain, sometimes felt to increase with meals.

Findings: Axial and reconstructed sagittal contrast enhanced CT of the abdomen demonstrates focal proximal fusiform dilatation of the celiac artery with partially occluding soft tissue density intraluminal thrombus.

Ddx: Celiac Artery Aneurysm - Atherosclerotic - Traumatic - Mycotic / Infectious - Inflammatory

Dxhow: With no history of trauma or evidence of infection, atherosclerotic etiology is felt to be most likely.

Exam: Labs: Within Normal Limits. Exam: Normal abdominal exam. No significant tenderness to palpation despite patient report of persistent symptoms. Stool is heme negative.

No MeSH data available.