Chronic type B aortic dissection in association with Hemolyticuremic syndrome in a child

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D N Gera; P P Ghuge; S Gandhi; A V Vanikar; J D Shrimali; V B Kute; H L Trivedi;
  • Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications
  • Journal: Indian Journal of Nephrology,volume 23,issue 6,pages456-459 (issn: 0971-4065, eissn: 1998-3662)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3841517, doi: 10.4103/0971-4065.120346
  • Subject: dissecting aneurysm of aorta | Diseases of the genitourinary system. Urology | RC870-923 | Case Report | hypertension | hemolytic uremic syndrome | Child

Aortic dissection (AD) is a potentially life-threatening medical emergency usually encountered in the elderly. Here, we report a 9-year-old child who was incidentally detected to have asymptomatic chronic type B dissecting aneurysm of aorta when he presented with relaps... View more
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