TITLE

GAS-FORMING CLOSTRIDIAL MYCOTIC ANEURYSM OF THE ABDOMINAL AORTA

AUTHOR(S)
Babenco, George O.; Joffe, Norman; Tischler, Arthur S.; Kasdon, Aerl
PUB. DATE
October 1976
SOURCE
Angiology;Oct1976, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p602
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Gas-forming mycotic aneurysms are extremely rare. A case is reported in which rupture of a gas-forming mycotic aneurysm of the distal abdominal aorta due to Clostridium paraputrificum occurred in an elderly male with a myeloproliferative disorder and a necrotic carcinoma of the colon.
ACCESSION #
16352666

 

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