Pseudoaneurysm of the left gluteal artery after a pelvic fracture sustained during the marmara earthquake: Report of a case

Barlas A., Aribal E., Yegen C.

Surgery Today, cilt.31, sa.8, ss.751-753, 2001 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 31 Konu: 8
  • Basım Tarihi: 2001
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s005950170086
  • Dergi Adı: Surgery Today
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.751-753


Although iliac artery injuries caused by pelvic fractures are uncommon, in special circumstances, such as earthquakes, traumatic arterial injury should be carefully investigated. This reports describes a case of an iliac artery pseudoaneurysm causing compressive symptoms that was successfully treated by radiologic embolization.