IMAGING & INTERVENTION
Case Report

Vanishing Aorta: A Case of Transient Marked Flatting of the Abdominal Aorta and Iliac Arteries

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Department of Interventional Radiology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA

IMAGING & INTERVENTION 2021; 1: 74-75
DOI: 10.5152/iai.2022.22001
Read: 269 Downloads: 56 Published: 09 May 2022

The cross-sectional imaging appearance of the abdominal vasculature during acquisition with Valsalva maneuvers can have unfamiliar appearances mimicking pathologic processes resulting in incorrect diagnosis risking unnecessary additional imag-ing and follow-ups. Herein, we report a case of unique arterial findings generated by the Valsalva maneuver during computedtomography acquisition in a patient undergoing evaluation for inguinal hernia.

Cite this article as: Masood I, Khan H. Vanishing aorta: A case of transient marked flatting of the abdominal aorta and iliac arteries. Imaging Interv. 2022;1(3):74-75.

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