MR angiographic evaluation of complications in surgically treated type A aortic dissection.

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Thoracic aortic dissection is a life-threatening disease with a high mortality rate and an elevated incidence of early and long-term complications. Advances in surgical treatment of ascending (Stanford type A) aortic dissection have helped improve patient survival, but follow-up imaging is critically important for the identification of postsurgical… (More)

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@article{Garca2006MRAE, title={MR angiographic evaluation of complications in surgically treated type A aortic dissection.}, author={A Javier Garc{\'i}a and Joaqu{\'i}n Ferreir{\'o}s and Monica Santamaria and Ana Guerrero Bustos and Jos{\'e} Luis Abades and Nuria Santamar{\'i}a}, journal={Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc}, year={2006}, volume={26 4}, pages={981-92} }