Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology
Pediatric Radiology - Case Report

Traumatic lumbar artery pseudoaneurysm: the role of CT angiography in diagnosis and treatment

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Department of Radiology, Ondokuz Mayıs University Faculty of Medicine, Samsun, Turkey

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Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi, Radyodiagnostik Anabilim dalı, Samsun

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Departments of Radiology, Ondokuz Mayıs University School of Medicine, Samsun, Turkey

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Departments of Pediatric Surgery, Ondokuz Mayıs University School of Medicine, Samsun, Turkey

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Departments of Cardiovascular Surgery, Ondokuz Mayıs University School of Medicine, Samsun, Turkey

Diagn Interv Radiol 2010; 16: 162-164
DOI: 10.4261/1305-3825.DIR.1925-08.2
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Abstract

Pseudoaneurysm of lumbar artery is a rare and late complication of penetrating trauma. We report the Doppler ultrasonography and multidetector computed tomography angiography findings and endovascular embolization treatment of a pseudoaneurysm of lumbar artery in a 14-year-old girl following a gunshot wound.

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