Real-time three-dimensional transoesophageal echocardiographic imaging of an aorto-left atrial fistula.

A 21-year-old man with Marfan syndrome with aortic and mitral mechanical prosthetic valve presented with a type-3 aortic dissection. A successful endovascular aortic repair with graft stent was performed. On the fifth day of admission, he was uneventfully discharged. But ten days later, he represented with dyspnoea, high fever (39.2°C) and chills. He had a… (More)