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Abdominal pain and pulsatile abdominal mass

    Author: Michele Anzidei
    Body Region: Cardiovascular

    1. Patient Presentation
    2. CT Images
    3. CT Findings
    4. Diagnosis
    5. References

    1. Patient Presentation

    • A 47-year-old man presented with a pulsatile abdominal mass.
    • Upon questioning, he reported experiencing recurrent episodes of abdominal pain for 2 months.
    • Abdominal ultrasonography demonstrated dilatation of the left common iliac artery and left common iliac vein.
    • Contrast-enhanced MDCT of the abdomen and pelvis was performed to look for an aortic or iliac aneurysm.