Stent-Assisted Coil Embolization of a Traumatic Wide-Necked Renal Segmental Artery Pseudoaneurysm
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We present the case of an Afghan woman with a renal segmental artery false aneurysm of the right kidney due to a shell splinter injury. Stent-assisted coil embolization of the aneurysm is described in detail.
KeywordsArterial intervention Kidney/Renal Aneurysms Stenting/Stent graft/Drug eluting stents Embolization/Embolotherapy
Conflict of interest
Martin Schlunz-Hendann, Axel Wetter, and Friedhelm Brassel received a congress scholarship from EV3 Company.
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