Table 1: Summary of the baseline clinical data, management, and outcome.

Patient numberAgeGenderCD4+ count (cells/µL)PresentationVessel morphologyComorbiditiesH/CManagementOutcome

159Male112Fever + abdominal pain + pulsatile massRupture of fusiform infrarenal AAANoneNo growth(i) Intravenous ciprofloxacin + clindamycin × 6 weeks
(ii) ENDURANT II AAA endovascular graft bifurcated system (Medtronic, Inc.)
(i) Improved without complications

257Male147Fever + abdominal pain + hypotensionRupture of fusiform left CIA aneurysm(i) AKI with hyperkalemiaNo growth(i) Intravenous ciprofloxacin + clindamycin × 6 weeks
(ii) ZENITH FLEX endovascular graft iliac leg extension system (Cook Medical, Inc.)
(i) Improved without complications

Both cases were low immunity HIV patients with CD4 < 200 cells/µL; echocardiogram workup: no infective endocarditis or valvular heart disease and no incidence of intracardiac clots or thrombi.
CD4+: white blood cell clusters of differentiation 4 (CD4) level; µL: microlitres; H/C: hemoculture; AAA: abdominal aortic aneurysm; CIA: common iliac artery; AKI: acute kidney injury.