Renal Artery Aneurysm

  • Lutz Reiher
  • Tomas Pfeiffer
  • Wilhelm Sandmann

Case Report

A 45-year-old woman presented with a 10-year history of arterial hypertension. After initially successful conservative therapy with two antihypertensive drugs, arterial blood pressure was not controlled well during the last months. To exclude a renovascular origin of hypertension, an angiography was performed, which showed fibrodysplastic disease of the right renal artery with several stenotic segments and aneurysms (Fig. 10.1).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Lutz Reiher
    • 1
  • Tomas Pfeiffer
    • 1
  • Wilhelm Sandmann
    • 2
  1. 1.Klinik für Gefäßchirurgie und NierentransplantationUniversitätsklinikum Düsseldorf, Heinrich-Heine-UniversitätDüsseldorfGermany
  2. 2.Department of Vascular Surgery and Kidney TransplantationUniversity Clinic of DüsseldorfDüsseldorfGermany

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