Spontaneous resolution of iatrogenic ascending aorta dissection: now you see it, now you do not.

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An 81-year-old woman with ischaemic cardiomyopathy (ejection fraction 26%), severe functional mitral regurgitation, and NYHA class III exertional dyspnoea was referred for mitral valve repair. Preoperative computed tomography demonstrated ascending aorta enlargement, confirmed on TEE (Panel A; 47 mm) and severe, laminated atherosclerosis involving the… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehw175

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@article{Geske2016SpontaneousRO, title={Spontaneous resolution of iatrogenic ascending aorta dissection: now you see it, now you do not.}, author={Jeffrey B. Geske and Alberto B Pochettino and Simon Maltais}, journal={European heart journal}, year={2016}, volume={37 25}, pages={1984} }