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Surgery Today

, Volume 33, Issue 6, pp 441–443 | Cite as

Coexisting Aortocolic and Aortovesical Fistulae in an Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm: Report of a Case

  • Sin-Jae Kang
  • Dong-Ik Kim
  • Se-Ho Huh
  • Byung-Boong Lee
  • Duk-Kyung Kim
  • Young-Soo Do
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Abstract

Aortoenteric fistula is a rare complication in abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA), and an aortovesical fistula is even more rare. This is a report of a case of aortocolic and aortovesical fistulae in a 64-year-old man with AAA who was treated with an aortobiiliac bypass, a primary repair of the fistulated bladder, and a sigmoid colostomy.

Key words Aortocolic fistula Aortovesical fistula Abdominal aortic aneurysm 

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© Springer-Verlag Tokyo 2003

Authors and Affiliations

  • Sin-Jae Kang
    • 1
  • Dong-Ik Kim
    • 1
  • Se-Ho Huh
    • 1
  • Byung-Boong Lee
    • 1
  • Duk-Kyung Kim
    • 2
  • Young-Soo Do
    • 3
  1. 1.Divisions of Vascular Surgery, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, 50 Ilwon-Dong, Kangnam-Ku, Seoul 135-710, South KoreaKR
  2. 2.Division of Cardiology, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, 50 Ilwon-Dong, Kangnam-Ku, Seoul 135-710, South KoreaKR
  3. 3.Department of Radiology, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, 50 Ilwon-Dong, Kangnam-Ku, Seoul 135-710, South KoreaKR

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