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An unusual presentation of external iliac artery pseudo aneurysm
  1. Kalathingathodika Sajeer,
  2. Chakanalil Govindan Sajeev,
  3. Kader Muneer,
  4. Mangalath Narayanan Krishnan
  1. Department of Cardiology, Government Medical College, Kozhikode, Kerala, India
  1. Correspondence to Dr K Sajeer, Department of Cardiology, Government Medical College, Kozhikode 673008, Kerala, India; drsajeerkt{at}

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A 48-year-old woman presented with acute onset of abdominal pain and vomiting. Examination revealed tenderness in the right iliac fossa with diminished bowel sounds. She had undergone coronary angioplasty 4 weeks previously via a right femoral artery (FA) approach. The FA access site was normal. Sonography of the abdomen revealed an appendicular mass. In view of the recent intervention via …

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