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Chirurgia 2011 August;24(4):233-5

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Combined surgical and endovascular approach of a post-traumatic femoral arteriovenous fistula, arterial pseudoaneurysm, and giant iliac venous aneurysm

Ribé L. 1, Portero J. L. 1, Vila M 1., Ruiz D. F. 1, Rodríguez G. 2, Reparaz L. M. 1

1 Vascular Surgery, Angiology, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Department, University Hospital Gregorio Marañón, Madrid, Spain
2 Interventional Radiology Department, University Hospital Gregorio Marañón, Madrid, Spain


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This report describes a challenging and unusual case of a 31-year-old man who consulted with varices and edema in his right lower limb. He had sustained an accidental stab wound to his right groin 15 years previously. Complete examination revealed a right femoral arteriovenous fistula associated with an arterial pseudoaneurysm and a giant iliac venous aneurysm. Due to the complexity of the lesions, we performed combined endovascular and open surgical repair. We describe the patient’s management and outcome.

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