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J Korean Surg Soc. 2011 Dec;81(Suppl 1):S78-S81. English. Case Report. https://doi.org/10.4174/jkss.2011.81.Suppl1.S78
Kim WC , Hong KC , Kim JY , Cho SG , Jeon YS .
Department of Radiology, Inha University School of Medicine, Incheon, Korea. radjeon@inha.ac.kr
Department of Surgery, Inha University School of Medicine, Incheon, Korea.
Abstract

Acute mobile thrombus of the abdominal aorta after chemotherapy is a very unusual finding, which can be a potential source of arterial embolism. We report here on a case of an acute mobile aortic thrombus with renal infarction. We successfully treated the patient with hybrid operation-open surgical and endovascular approach. Our case shows that hybrid treatment using wire-directed balloon catheter thrombectomy is a feasible, minimally-invasive treatment for a mobile aortic thrombus.

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