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Endovascular management of fusiform renal artery aneurysm in a patient with refractory hypertension using hydrocoils and embospheres

Published:November 14, 2011DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clinimag.2011.09.011

      Abstract

      We are reporting endovascular management of a renal artery aneurysm causing renal hypertension. The aneurysm by mass effect compressed the adjacent artery resulting in a hemodynamically significant stenosis. Endovascular management included embosphere embolization of the renal parenchyma distal to the stenosed segment and hydrocoil embolization of the aneurysm itself.

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