Iranian Journal of Radiology

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Azygos Vein Aneurysm as a Posterior Mediastinal Mass Discovered After Minor Chest Trauma

Gholamreza Mohajeri 1 , Ali Hekmatnia 2 , Hossein Ahrar 2 , * , Farzane Hekmatnia 3 and Reza Basiratnia 2
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1 Department of Surgery, Al-Zahra Hospital, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
2 Department of Radiology, Image Processing and Signal Research Center, Al-Zahra Hospital, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
3 London University of Medical Sciences, London, UK
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Radiology: January 01, 2014, 11 (1); e7467
  • Published Online: January 30, 2014
  • Article Type: Case ReportVascular Imaging
  • Received: July 29, 2012
  • Revised: November 6, 2012
  • Accepted: April 4, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/iranjradiol.7467

To Cite: Mohajeri G, Hekmatnia A, Ahrar H, Hekmatnia F, Basiratnia R. Azygos Vein Aneurysm as a Posterior Mediastinal Mass Discovered After Minor Chest Trauma, Iran J Radiol. 2014 ; 11(1):e7467. doi: 10.5812/iranjradiol.7467.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Report
3. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
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