Fibromuscular Dysplasia, Giant Splenic Artery Aneurysm, Extrahepatic Portal Hypertension and Hypersplenism: A Rare Quartet

A non-inflammatory, non-atherosclerotic vascular lesion is fibromuscular dysplasia (FMD). FMD is thought to have multiple causes, such as female hormones, long-term mechanical stress, and tobacco use. Splenic artery aneurysms (SAA) have a rare cause. An 18-year-old woman with hematemesis, malaena, pancytopenia, and splenomegaly. On CT angiography, a splenic infarct and a sizable splenic artery aneurysm…
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