Giant Popliteal Artery Aneurysm
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Case Report
A 63-year-old male was admitted to our department complaining of pain and swelling behind his left knee aggravating throughout the last month. The patient had a history of chronic renal failure under hemodialysis, hypertension, and diabetes mellitus and was a heavy smoker. He had undergone saphenous vein ablation on the right leg due to significant venous insufficiency. There was no history of any trauma or local/systemic infection.

On examination, a palpable pulsatile mass in the upper popliteal fossa was revealed. Left distal pulses were weak, while the ankle brachial index for the left and right limb was 0.8 and >1, respectively....

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4158144/
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