Saddle embolism of aorta.

  title={Saddle embolism of aorta.},
  author={Sudeep Siwach and Rohtas Kanwar Yadav and Jai P. Singh and Ashish Dua},
  journal={The Journal of the Association of Physicians of India},
  volume={40 2},
Aortic saddle embolus is a rare but serious form of arterial embolisation in patients with myocardial infarction. Four patients with aortic saddle embolism with peripheral propagation of the clott are reported. Two patients had suffered an attack of acute anterior myocardial infarction (one and four weeks respectively) prior to the embolic episode. One… CONTINUE READING