Nakata, Yukifumi; Shionoya, Shigehiko; Kamiya, Kisaku
November 1968
Angiology;Nov1968, Vol. 19 Issue 10, p593
Academic Journal
Describes vascular lesions caused by infection through the vasa vasorum and discusses what the necessary factors for the formation of mycotic aneurysms may be. Heart diseases underlying mycotic aneurysms; Details concerning how inflammation occurs in mycotic aneurysms; Etiologic factors causing initial disturbance of the vasa vasorum.


Related Articles

  • Giant Left Anterior Descending Artery Aneurysm in a Patient with Behcet's Disease. Geyik, Bilal; Ozdemir, Ozcan; Ozeke, Ozcan; Duru, Erdal // Heart, Lung & Circulation;Dec2005, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p262 

    Coronary artery aneurysm is a rare coronary abnormality nearly half of which originates from atherosclerotic lesions. The major causes of non-atherosclerotic coronary aneurysms include coronary ectasia, Kawasaki disease, Takayasu aortitis, thoracic trauma and complicated angioplasty; however, it...

  • Giant Coronary Artery Aneurysms in Kawasaki Disease�The Need for Coronary Artery Bypass. Yeu, Boon Kian; Menahem, Samuel; Goldstein, Jacob // Heart, Lung & Circulation;Oct2008, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p404 

    The incidence of coronary artery involvement has fallen markedly following early gammaglobulin infusions in Kawasaki disease. Nevertheless such involvement may still occur and if giant coronary aneurysms develop they are more likely to lead to myocardial ischaemia. Two subjects are described who...

  • Venous Aneurysms of the Extremities Report of 4 Cases and Review of Literature. Ranero-Juárez, Guadalupe Alejandra; Sánchez-Gómez, Raül Hiramm; Loza-Jalil, Suria Elizabeth; Cano-Valdez, Marí // Angiology;Jul/Aug2005, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p475 

    Venous aneurysms are lesions that can be difficult to diagnose and may be a source of significant morbidity. Venous aneurysms have been reported to occur in most major veins, neck, central thoracic veins, and extremities. The authors report 4 cases of venous aneurysms: 1 of the upper and 3 of...

  • Gene Research Targets Stroke Risk.  // Medical Update;2005, Vol. 30 Issue 10, p6 

    Presents the results of a medical research which identified gene marker responsible for the development of heart stroke in April 2005. Proportion of U.S. patients experiencing heart strokes annually; Impact of the gene on the etiology of a raptured brain aneurysm; Remarks from neurosurgical...

  • Left Ventricular Accessory Chamber: A Case Report and Review of the Literature. Awad, Sawsan M.; Patel, Anjali S.; Polimenakos, Anastasios; Braun, Ryan; Abdulla, Ra-id // Pediatric Cardiology;Oct2009, Vol. 30 Issue 7, p1022 

    Congenital left ventricular out-pouching, consisting of left ventricular aneurysms, left ventricle diverticulae, and double-chambered left ventricle, is a rare cardiac malformation. Criteria to differentiate between left ventricular aneurysm and diverticulum are defined. Reports of left...

  • The role of gadolinium-enhanced MR imaging in the preoperative evaluation of inflammatory abdominal aortic aneurysm. Anbarasu, A.; Harris, P. L.; McWilliams, R. G. // European Radiology;Dec2002 Supplement 3, Vol. 12, pS192 

    Inflammatory abdominal aortic aneurysm is an uncommon variant of abdominal aortic aneurysms. Thorough preoperative imaging of the extent of the aneurysm and inflammation and the associated complications are crucial in the management of this condition. We report a case of inflammatory abdominal...

  • Vasculopathy. Vohr, Hans-Werner // Encyclopedic Reference of Immunotoxicology;2005, p686 

    A definition of the term "vasculopathy" is presented. It refers to any disease of blood vessels.

  • Simultaneous Presence of a Large Coronary Aneurysm and Ectasia in a Young Patient with Myocardial Infarction. Sharifi, Mohsen; Murdock, David K.; Engelmeier, Richard S.; Logemann, Timothy N.; Hoffmann, Mark T.; Olson, Karen // Angiology;Nov1997, Vol. 48 Issue 11, p1001 

    Idiopathic or congenital coronary artery ectasias and aneurysms are uncommon forms of coronary artery disease. The prognosis and optimal management of such patients remains unknown. The authors describe the case of an otherwise healthy 30-year-old man with concomitant severe right coronary...

  • CARDIOAUDITORY SYNDROME OF JERVELL AND LANGE- NIELSEN. Mosavy, S. H.; Shafegh, F. // Angiology;Sep1976, Vol. 27 Issue 9, p535 

    A case is described of true Jervell and Lange-Nielsen syndrome in an 8-year-old girl. The syndrome consists of congenital deafness, prolonged Q-T interval, and ventricular arrhythmia.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics