MRI diagnosis of aortocaval fistula secondary to ruptured infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm

Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 1987;10(1):24-7. doi: 10.1007/BF02583302.


MRI was utilized to demonstrate the exact site of fistula between a ruptured saccular aneurysm of the infrarenal abdominal aorta and the inferior vena cava in a 64-year-old man.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Aorta, Abdominal
  • Aortic Diseases / diagnosis*
  • Aortic Diseases / etiology
  • Aortic Rupture / complications*
  • Aortography
  • Arteriovenous Fistula / diagnosis*
  • Arteriovenous Fistula / etiology
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy*
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Vena Cava, Inferior
  • Venae Cavae*