Multidetector row CT detection of a post-traumatic chest wall pseudoaneurysm

@article{Chen2006MultidetectorRC,
  title={Multidetector row CT detection of a post-traumatic chest wall pseudoaneurysm},
  author={Jennifer King Chen and Pamela T. Johnson and Elliot K. Fishman},
  journal={Emergency Radiology},
  year={2006},
  volume={13},
  pages={191-193}
}
Pseudoaneurysms occur when the three layers of the arterial wall lose their integrity, resulting in a contained rupture of the vessel [1]. In this report, we present the computed tomography (CT) appearance of chest wall pseudoaneurysm perfused by multiple thoracic arteries, using 64-slice multidetector row CT (MDCT). Pseudoaneurysms of the chest wall are… CONTINUE READING