D Abu-Ramadan

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PURPOSE To compare the usefulness of spiral computed tomography (CT), multiplanar transesophageal echocardiography (TEE), and magnetic resonance (MR) imaging in the diagnosis of thoracic aortic dissection and arch vessel involvement. MATERIALS AND METHODS Forty-nine symptomatic patients with clinically suspected aortic dissection were examined with(More)
PURPOSE To demonstrate normal postoperative spiral CT and MRI findings and typical complications in patients with aortic repair after Stanford type A aortic dissection. METHODS 24 patients with aortic repair after Stanford type A aortic dissection were followed up by spiral CT and MRI (0.5 Tesla). Presence of persistent dissection, progressive or new(More)
PURPOSE Aortic wall thickening due to intramural hemorrhage may be the only sign of aortic dissection. The aim of this study was to evaluate the incidence, imaging features and differential diagnoses of intramural hemorrhage (IMH) of the thoracic aorta. METHODS 98 patients with clinically suspected aortic dissection were investigated via Spiral-CT and(More)
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