Can you tell me about celiac artery aneurysms and repairs?

Depends. It depends on the size of aneurysm ... Some can be treated medically however if it if it is large in size or unstable then either stenting or surgical procedures needed.

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What could you tell me about celiac artery aneurysms and repairs?

They are uncommon. The celiac axis (or artery) is one of the shortest named arteries. It branches very quickly into the hepatic and splenic arteries. Because it is so short, it is uncommon for it to develop an aneurysm. They can occur and when their size is appropriate, will require open surgical repair, with an interposition bypass to replace the aneurysmal artery. It is a big operation_ should be expertly done. Read more...

I underwent Celiac artery aneurysm embolization by coil occlusion. It was successful but can I suffer complications later? I'm 44 and concerned

Embolization effect. When embolized , collaterals develop ; intestines, liver are 2 areas that get redistribution. Effect also depends on your individual anatomy. Would avoid too many liver toxins - alcohol , fatty foods,wt, Most studies f/u 2 years not 20-30 yet. But people have organs removed and flow has to be redirected so I would not worry. Without embolization there is rupture risk which is devastating. Read more...
Isolated celiac. artery aneurysm is a rare condition. You should be happy that embolization was successful. I don't think you will suffer any remote complications from the procedure itself. Major concern would be development of any other aneurysms in other parts of your body, such as brain or any genetic defect. It seems unlikely that this celiac artery aneurysm was caused by atherosclerosis. Read more...

What is the best treatment approach to aneurysm of celiac artery (w/dissection), measuring 1.5 x 2.7 centimeters?

Surgery or others. This is really complex, options include open repair , bypass surgery with ligation or just simple ligation. Other less invasive options include endovascular stenting or coil embolization. You must consult with your vascular surgeon to discuss these option which depends on the location of the aneurysm, amount of collaterals , presence of other aneurysms and patient medical condition. Read more...

Experiencing back pain (upper mid and lower) 2 weeks after celiac artery aneurysm open surgery. Is this normal?

Maybe not. Hard to be sure on the basis of this brief description, but i would worry about blood leakage and you should advise your surgeon of your pain. Read more...
Post op back pain. You should let your drs. Know about the back pain. Sometimes it is nothing serious and sometimes it can be a real problem, no way of knowing out here. Read more...