Surgery

• Open operation and ligation, with or without vascular surgical reconstruction, is still the gold standard of therapy (Fig. 6.2.1a,b).

Fig. 6.2.1b The same aneurysm now opened, please note the amount of thrombus

The choice of intervention depends on the situation (elective or emergency intervention), the aetiology (fibrodysplasia, connective tissue disease, infection, etc.) and the artery (coeliac, splenic, renal, or a distal branch).

Various alternatives have been presented [21].

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