POSTPARTUM RUPTURE OF A RENAL ARTERY ANEURYSM TO A SOLITARY KIDNEY

Julian A. Smith, D. G. Macleish

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Abstract

We present the case of the first known survivor of postpartum rupture of a renal artery aneurysm where the contralateral kidney was congenitally absent. An important surgical principle, that of establishing the presence of one kidney before removing the other, is illustrated.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)299-300
Number of pages2
JournalANZ Journal of Surgery
Volume55
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1985
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • postpartum.
  • renal artery aneurysms
  • rupture

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