Four-barrel aortic dissection involving the ascending aorta. A case report.

Abstract

A fifty-four-year-old woman was evaluated at the authors' hospital for symptoms of repeated chest and back pain. The symptoms had recurred for five months prior to admission. A dynamic computed tomographic scan was performed on admission and demonstrated an enlarged ascending aorta with four barrels secondary to split intimal flaps. This case is an… (More)

Topics

Cite this paper

@article{Ohte1995FourbarrelAD, title={Four-barrel aortic dissection involving the ascending aorta. A case report.}, author={Nobuyuki Ohte and Ryuta Takase and Takehiro Hashimoto and K. Suzuki and H Narita and Tatsuya Fujinami}, journal={Angiology}, year={1995}, volume={46 11}, pages={1059-62} }