Acute aortic dissection: a case report showing penetrating thoracic aortic ulcer and infrarenal aortic rupture

Felice Pecoraro, Felice Pecoraro, Mario Lachat, Zoran Rancic, Thomas Pfammatter, Dieter Mayer

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Abstract

An acute aortic syndrome with simultaneous presence ofa penetrating aortic ulcer, an intramural haematoma,a thoracic aortic dissection and an abdominal aorticaneurysm rupture has not previously been reported.Herein, we describe our experience with a patienttreated by endovascular means with an 8-yearfollow-up.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)655-656
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Cardiovascular Medicine
Volume12
Publication statusPublished - 2011

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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