Hepatic artery aneurysm in a patient with hepatitis c liver cirrhosis: Report of a case

Yu Saito, Tomoharu Yoshizumi, Noboru Harada, Hiroto Kayashima, Koji Yamasaki, Noriaki Sadanaga, Hiroshi Matsuura, Kenichiro Okadome

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Visceral artery aneurysms are rare, with an incidence rate of only 0.01-0.2 % in routine autopsies, and hepatic artery aneurysms account for approximately 20 % of these aneurysms. Despite recent advances in therapeutic techniques and diagnostic tools, the management of visceral artery aneurysms remains clinically challenging. We report a case of hepatic artery aneurysm with liver cirrhosis due to hepatitis C in an 81-year-old woman. A computed tomography scan demonstrated a hepatic artery aneurysm 4.4 cm in diameter. She underwent successful aneurysmectomy with vascular anastomosis. A computed tomography scan on postoperative day 7 demonstrated patent hepatic artery. The patient was followed-up for 1 year after surgery and died owing to progressive liver failure. However, she did not show any hepatic artery problem such as hepatic arterial thrombosis or occlusion. We discuss the risk factors of atherosclerosis in patients with liver cirrhosis, and present an overview of the treatment of hepatic artery aneurysms.

元の言語英語
ページ(範囲)169-172
ページ数4
ジャーナルClinical Journal of Gastroenterology
6
発行部数2
DOI
出版物ステータス出版済み - 4 2013

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Hepatic Artery
Liver Cirrhosis
Hepatitis
Aneurysm
Arteries
Tomography
Liver Failure
Hepatitis C
Blood Vessels
Autopsy
Atherosclerosis
Thrombosis
Liver
Incidence
Therapeutics

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Gastroenterology

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Hepatic artery aneurysm in a patient with hepatitis c liver cirrhosis : Report of a case. / Saito, Yu; Yoshizumi, Tomoharu; Harada, Noboru; Kayashima, Hiroto; Yamasaki, Koji; Sadanaga, Noriaki; Matsuura, Hiroshi; Okadome, Kenichiro.

:: Clinical Journal of Gastroenterology, 巻 6, 番号 2, 04.2013, p. 169-172.

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Saito, Yu ; Yoshizumi, Tomoharu ; Harada, Noboru ; Kayashima, Hiroto ; Yamasaki, Koji ; Sadanaga, Noriaki ; Matsuura, Hiroshi ; Okadome, Kenichiro. / Hepatic artery aneurysm in a patient with hepatitis c liver cirrhosis : Report of a case. :: Clinical Journal of Gastroenterology. 2013 ; 巻 6, 番号 2. pp. 169-172.
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