Clin Surg | Volume 5, Issue 1 | Case Report | Open Access

Open Surgical Repair of Femoral Artery Aneurysm: Case Report

Jennifer Diaz*, Ciro Baeza, Alejandro Gonzalez, Patricia Torres, Ana Arribas and Cesar Aparicio

Department of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Spain

*Correspondance to: Jennifer Diaz Cruz 

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Common femoral artery aneurysms are a rare entity, occurring in 5 out of 100,000 patients and are usually related to aneurysms in other locations. We present the case of a 61-year-old man with a chance finding of a 23 mm common femoral artery aneurysm. Surgical repair of his femoral aneurysm was performed with an 8 mm ring-shaped PTFE prosthesis with anastomosis end-to-end from the common femoral artery to the deep femoral artery and reimplantation of the superficial femoral artery. There were no complications after 30 days.


Aneurysm; Common femoral artery; Open surgical repair


Diaz J, Baeza C, Gonzalez A, Torres P, Arribas A, Aparicio C. Open Surgical Repair of Femoral Artery Aneurysm: Case Report. Clin Surg. 2020; 5: 2993..

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