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Case Reports in Surgery
Volume 2016 (2016), Article ID 8572950, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/8572950
Case Report

Endovascular Aneurysm Repair in HIV Patients with Ruptured Abdominal Aneurysm and Low CD4

1Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand
2NCD Center, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand
3NCD Center of Excellence, Research Institute of Health Sciences, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Received 1 May 2016; Accepted 3 July 2016

Academic Editor: Christoph Schmitz

Copyright © 2016 Saranat Orrapin et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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