Journal «Angiology and Vascular Surgery» • 

2012 • VOLUME 18 • №3

Primary aortointestinal fistulas (review of the literature and description of clinical case reports)

Andreychuk K.A., Soroka V.V., Postnov A.A., Kagachev P.N., Kechaeva E.I., Andreychuk N.N.

Department of Emergency Cardiology and Heart Surgery St. Petersburg Scientific Research Institute for Emergency Ambulance Care named after I.I. Dzhanelidze, St. Petersburg, Russia

The article contains a review of the literature dedicated to a rare complication of an abdominal aortic aneurysm, i.e., an aortic-intestinal fistula, and a report of two clinical cases illustrating different tactical approaches to management of this pathology in the settings of a referral department.

KEY WORDS: primary aortic-intestinal fistula, abdominal aortic aneurysm, complication, management.

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