Volume 7 - Issue 6 - June 2010

Rabih Houbballah, MD, Hicham Kobeiter, MD, Jean-Pierre Becquemin, MD

Abstract We report the case of a ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) related to a Type III endoleak which occurred 3 years after treatment of the AAA with a Zenith Cook stent graft. This report will also discuss the mechanism of occurrence… | Read More

Daniel G. Clair, MD

In this issue of Vascular Disease Management, the article “Aneurysm Rupture Following Limb Dissection of a Zenith Stent-Graft” by Houbballah et al points out several important issues regarding placement and long-term follow-up of patients with… | Read More

Alissa S. Brotman O’Neill, DO, Jausheng Tzeng, MD, Herbert Dardik, MD

Abstract We report an unusual presentation of vasculitis associated with simvastatin. A 69-year-old female patient presented with a 1-day history of acute abdominal pain. However, she had recently been placed on a statin and had started to… | Read More

Reviewed by Robert S. Dieter, MD, RVT and Aravinda Nanjundappa, MD, RVT

Title: Peripheral Vascular Disease (ISBN-13: 9780763755386, Paperback, 204 pages, © 2011) Authors: Alvar Alonso, MD, David D. McManus, MD, Daniel Z. Fisher, MD Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning (Sudbury, Massachusetts, www.jblearning.com… | Read More