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Table 1 Main clinical characteristics of twenty-six previously reported cases of congenital AAA

From: Diagnosis and treatment of congenital abdominal aortic aneurysm: a systematic review of reported cases

Author Age at discovery Gender Location Surgical treatment Outcome
Howorth [ 6 ] 1 day Female Infrarenal Exploratory laparotomy Rupture and death during operation
Darden WA [ 7 ] 2.5 years Male Infrarenal Dacron aortic graft None reported
Sterpetti AV [ 8 ] 19 years Male Infrarenal Dacron aortic graft None reported
Odagiri S [ 9 ] 1 year Male Infrarenal Dacron aortic graft Healthy at 10 months after surgery
Latter D [ 10 ] 1 month Male Infrarenal 8 mm polytetrafluoroethylene tube graft Healthy
Saad SA [ 11 ] 6 weeks Male Infrarenal Aneurysmorrhaphy Healthy at 3 months after surgery
Myrmel T [ 12 ] 30 years Male Infrarenal None reported None reported
Sarkar R [ 13 ] 4 years Female Infrarenal Aneurysmorrhaphy None reported
Malee MP [ 14 ] 32 weeks’ gestation Female Juxtarenal None Died of acute pulmonary hypertension and cardiac dysfunction at age 9 days
Kim ES [ 15 ] 7 days Female Juxtarenal None Died of cardiac and renal failure at age19 days
Mehall JR [ 16 ] 6 weeks Male Juxtarenal Bifurcated 7.4 mm Gore-Tex graft Healthy at 1 month after surgery
Laing AJ [ 17 ] 1 year Male Infrarenal Exploratory laparotomy Rupture and death during operation
Dittrick K [ 18 ] 12 years Male Infrarenal Dacron tube graft Healthy at 2 years after surgery
Bell P [ 19 ] 1 day Female Infrarenal Cryopreserved allograft (CryoLife) Healthy at 14 months after surgery
Cheung SC [ 20 ] 6 months Male Juxtarenal None Thrombosis of the aneurysm and renal dysfunction at 3 years
Buddingh KT [ 21 ] 1 day Male Infrarenal None Healthy at 7 months, aneurysm grown to 9.3 mm max diameter
Kim JI [ 22 ] 21 weeks’ gestation None reported Infrarenal Dacron aortic graft Uneventful post-operation recovery
Malikov S [ 23 ] 28 weeks’ gestation Male Juxtarenal Repair with native iliac vessels Healthy at 39 months after surgery
Cantinotti M [ 24 ] 22 weeks’ gestation None reported Infrarenal None reported None reported
Tsunematsu R [ 25 ] 25 weeks’ gestation Male Unspecified None Stable after 6 months
McAteer J [ 26 ] 34 weeks’ gestation Male Thoracoabdominal None Died of rupture at age 28 days
Cho YP [ 27 ] 23 months Male Infrarenal Cryopreserved cadaveric artery Healthy at 10 months after surgery
Meyers RL [ 28 ] Neonate None reported Infrarenal Decellularized, antigen-reduced cryopreserved allograft Healthy at 29 months after surgery
Ko Y [ 29 ] 2 months Male Thoracoabdominal Dacron aortic graft Healthy
Fettah ND [ 30 ] 1 day Female Infrarenal Repair with polytetrafluorethylene Died of sepsis and cardiopulmonary insufficiency at age 5 weeks
Bivins HA [ 31 ] 19 weeks’ gestation Male Infrarenal None Died of renal failure at age 12 days