Aneurysm of the Celiacomesenteric Trunk: A Rare Anomaly

Y. Iida, Y. Obitsu, H. Komai, H. Shigematsu

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A celiacomesenteric trunk (CMT) aneurysm is extremely uncommon in splanchnic aneurysm, accounting for less than 0.5% of the population. We report a case of CMT aneurysm that led to surgical treatment. The patient underwent excision of the aneurysm with successful vascular reconstruction. Only eight cases of CMT aneurysm have been reported so far. Awareness of congenital vascular anomalies and grasp of embryologic development are necessary for adequate surgical intervention.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)e10-e12
JournalEJVES Extra
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2010 Jan
Externally publishedYes


  • Aneurysm of the celiacomesenteric aneurysm
  • Celiacomesenteric trunk anomaly
  • Splanchnic aneurysm

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine


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