A Rare Cause of Multiple Pseudoaneurysms of Radial Artery After Coronary Angiography: Behcet’s Disease [Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars]
Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars. Ahead of Print: TKDA-73184 | DOI: 10.5543/tkda.2018.73184

A Rare Cause of Multiple Pseudoaneurysms of Radial Artery After Coronary Angiography: Behcet’s Disease

Bahar Tekin Tak1, Özlem Özcan Çelebi1, Orhan Küçükşahin2, Sercan Tak3, Ahmet Akdi1, Sinan Aydoğdu1
1Turkiye Yuksek Ihtisas Education and Research Hospital, Department of Cardiology, Ankara, Turkey
2Ankara Atatürk Education and Research Hospital, Department of Rheumatology, Ankara, Turkey
3Dr Sami Ulus Education and Research Hospital, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Ankara, Turkey

Patients with Behcet’s disease care risk of iatrogenic aneurysms after interventions. Here, we report a 55-year-old male with multiple pseudoaneurysms in the late period after coronary angography procedure performed via radial artery. The results of the examinations revealed that Behçet’s disease is the underlying pathology in the patient with no previous diagnosis of vasculitis.

Keywords: Behcet’s disease, pseudoaneurysm, iatrogenic, coronary angiography, radial artery

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Corresponding Author: Özlem Özcan Çelebi, Türkiye
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