Brachial Artery Aneurysm in a 2 Year Old

Brachial Artery Aneurysm in a 2 Year Old
Congenital brachial artery aneurysms are exceedingly rare and is challenging to treat. Isolated cases are not typical and are often associated with other systemic disorders. Common presentations are pseudoaneurysm which are secondary to trauma or infection. Because of potentially associated diagnoses and the possibility of concurrent aneurysms, this condition requires multidisciplinary management We report a 18 month old healthy female who presented with painless, pulsatile swelling on the medial aspect of the left arm, 4 cm above the elbow joint. ... read more
Source: Journal of Vascular NursingPublished on 2018-06-01