Standing tall after DeBakey Type I aortic dissection extending to left iliac artery

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Natarajan, Deepak; Natarajan, Nalin;
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Journal: Indian Heart Journal,volume 67,issue 6,pages607-610 (issn: 0019-4832)
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4699948, doi: 10.1016/j.ihj.2015.06.026
  • Subject: DeBakey Type I | RC666-701 | Beta-blocker | Diseases of the circulatory (Cardiovascular) system | Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine | RD1-811 | Multi detector CT aortography | Losartan | Aortic dissection | Images in Cardiology | Surgery
    mesheuropmc: cardiovascular system

This report describes DeBakey Type I aortic dissection in a middle-aged hypertensive female who had undergone mitral tissue valve replacement a decade previously. The patient had severe abrupt onset tearing pain in her throat, back, and chest, for which she got admitted... View more
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