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Spontaneous idiopathic aneurysm of the inferior vena cava
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  • Benoit Cosset,
  • Daniel Grinberg,
  • Marine BORDET,
  • Fadi FARHAT
Benoit Cosset
Hopital Cardio-vasculaire et Pneumologique Louis Pradel
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Daniel Grinberg
Hopital Cardio-vasculaire et Pneumologique Louis Pradel
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Marine BORDET
Hopital Cardio-vasculaire et Pneumologique Louis Pradel
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Fadi FARHAT
Hopital Cardio-vasculaire et Pneumologique Louis Pradel
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Abstract

Inferior vena cava (IVC) aneurysms are uncommon. It is only 54 cases reported in English medical literature. Venous aneurysms are associated with long standing systemic venous hypertension, trauma, inflammatory processes or congenital malformation. Herein we report a case of spontaneous aneurysm of IVC which was not associated with any of the above mentioned predisposing factors.

Peer review status:UNDER REVIEW

06 Apr 2021Submitted to Journal of Cardiac Surgery
07 Apr 2021Assigned to Editor
07 Apr 2021Submission Checks Completed
30 Apr 2021Reviewer(s) Assigned
24 May 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending