Aortic Dissection In Case with Chronic Kidney Disease

BÜYÜKAYDIN B., Alay M., KAZANCIOĞLU R., Ugur A., TUNÇ M., Teker M. E., ...More

BEZMIALEM SCIENCE, vol.5, no.4, pp.186-188, 2017 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 5 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/eurjrheum.2016.1028
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.186-188
  • Van Yüzüncü Yıl University Affiliated: Yes


Aortic disection is an urgent clinical problem that rapid diagnosis and appropriate treatment is life-saving. Hypertension is one of the major risk factors. In this paper, a 56 years old female patient with hypertension and renal failure was presented. In this case after clinical suspicion aortic dissection was diagnosed with imaging studies. Endovascular aortic repair was performed but after surgery, patient died because of possible hemorrhage complication.