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Ruptured Aneurysm of Intercostal Arteriovenous Malformation Associated With Neurofibromatosis Type 1: A Case Report

  • Hyung Jun Kim
  • Hyun Ju SeonEmail author
  • Song Choi
  • Nam Kyu Jang
Case Report

Abstract

Intercostal arteriovenous malformations (AVM) are rare, with most being secondary to trauma or iatrogenic therapeutic procedures. Only one case of presumably congenital AVM has been reported. Here we report the first case of a ruptured aneurysm of intercostal AVM associated with neurofibromatosis type 1 in a 32-year-old woman who experienced hypovolemic shock caused by massive hemothorax.

Keywords

Endovascular Treatment Intracranial Aneurysm Neurofibroma Renovascular Hypertension Intercostal Artery 
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Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hyung Jun Kim
    • 1
  • Hyun Ju Seon
    • 1
    Email author
  • Song Choi
    • 1
  • Nam Kyu Jang
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyChonnam National University HospitalDong-guSouth Korea

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