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Penetrating atherosclerotic ulcer (PAU) of ascending aorta
Published 12 Jan 2011
Penetrating atherosclerotic ulcer
Penetrating atherosclerotic ulcers (PAU) is a pathology that involves the aortic wall. This alongside an aortic dissection and an aortic intramural haematoma, is one of the possible causes of an acute aortic syndrome. Epidemiology Typically, penetrating atherosclerotic ulcers are seen in olde...