An unusual cause of mediastinal widening: Bilateral innominate vein aneurysms


GÜNEY B., DEMİRPOLAT G. , SAVAŞ R. , ALPER H. H.

ACTA RADIOLOGICA, vol.45, no.3, pp.266-268, 2004 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 45 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/02841850410004256
  • Title of Journal : ACTA RADIOLOGICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.266-268

Abstract

We present a case of aneurysm of bilateral innominate veins and vena cava superior. Chest X-ray, computed tomography, and 3D contrast enhanced magnetic resonance angiography findings are described. The etiology of venous aneurysms is reviewed and clinical management options are discussed.