TITLE

OSLER'S DISEASE WITH MULTIPLE LARGE VESSEL ANEURYSMS

AUTHOR(S)
Borman, J. B.; Schiller, M.
PUB. DATE
March 1969
SOURCE
Angiology;Mar1969, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p113
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A case of familial hemorrhagic telangiectasia (Osler-Rendu-Weber disease) with aneurysms of the abdominal aorta and left iliac artery is presented. The aneurysms were successfully resected. The association between this rare disease and large vessel aneurysms is discussed. Specific problems in the management of this particular case are aired.
ACCESSION #
16440337

 

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