Giant pseudoaneurysm of the right sinus of Valsalva.

@article{Misumi2001GiantPO,
  title={Giant pseudoaneurysm of the right sinus of Valsalva.},
  author={Takahiko Misumi and Kouhei Nishikawa and M Yasudo and Toshihiko Suzuki and Hiroya Kumamaru},
  journal={The Annals of thoracic surgery},
  year={2001},
  volume={71 2},
  pages={707-8}
}
A pseudoaneurysm of the sinus of Valsalva is a very rare cardiac abnormality. We report a surgical case of the pseudoaneurysm of the right sinus of Valsalva in a 77-year- old woman. The histopathological examination of the resected aneurysmal wall revealed that it was a pseudoaneurysm without any specific inflammatory changes. Although we cannot identify… CONTINUE READING