Successful pregnancy outcome in a patient with aortoarteritis

Roychowdhury, Joydeb; Kundu, Arup Kumar; Sen, Anjana and Dawn, Subroto (2009) Successful pregnancy outcome in a patient with aortoarteritis. Online Journal of Health andAllied Sciences, 8 (3). ISSN 0972-5997

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Abstract

Aortoarteritis, also known as Takayasu’s arteritis, aortic arch syndrome or pulseless disease is a rare vascular disease that cause progressive damage including inflammation, scarring, narrowing and abnormal ballooning inside the wall of aorta and major arteries. This case report of aortoarteritis in pregnancy was diagnosed during pregnancy,and successful pregnancy outcome was achieved by combined multidisciplinary supervision of experts.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Takayasu’s disease, Aortoarteritis, Intrauterine growth restriction
Subjects:-Journal Repositories > Online Journal of Health and Allied Sciences
Cardiovascular Diseases > Vascular Diseases > Aortic Diseases
Reproductive and Urinary Physiology > Reproduction > Pregnancy > Pregnancy Outcome
Cardiovascular Diseases > Vascular Diseases > Arteritis
ID Code:3530
Deposited By:Dr Srinivas Kakkilaya
Deposited On:06 September 2010

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