Body Region: Cardiovascular
Author: Michele Anzidei
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.