Editor-in-Chief Ufuk Demirkılıç Frequency Quarterly Abbreviation Turk J Vasc Surg Publisher Turkish National Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Society ISSN 2667-4947 E-ISSN 2667-5080



Turkish Journal of Vascular Surgery 2013 , Vol 22 , Issue 1
A Huge Aneurysm of Popliteal Arteriovenous Fistula Occured Secondary to Trauma: Case Report
İhsan ALUR, Yusuf İzzettin ALİHANOĞLU, Ali Baran BUDAK, Bekir Serhat YILDIZ, Bülent ÇÜMEN
1Clinics of Cardiovascular Surgery, Denizli State Hospital,
2Department of Cardiology, Pamukkale University Faculty of Medicine, Denizli
3Clinic of Cardiovascular Surgery, Ankara Numune Hospital, Ankara
4Clinics of dCardiology, Denizli State Hospital,
DOI : 10.9739/uvcd.2012-32965 Although the relatively high frequency of popliteal injuries following war and civilian traumas, a late development of an arteriovenous fistula can be considered as a rare complication. A huge left popliteal arteriovenous fistula causing the aneurysm of the iliac artery, iliac vein and also the abdominal aorta was diagnosed in a 72-year-old male patient applying with leg pain that had progressively increased during the last year. We would like to present this aneurysm of popliteal arteriovenous fistula occured secondarily to the gunshot wound 38 years ago. Keywords : Popliteal yaralanma; popliteal anevrizma; fistül; travma
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