Aortic aneurysm and penetrating ulcer
Chest pain radiating to the back
Loading Stack -
0 images remaining
Aortic aneurysm and tortuousity with circumferential thrombus and a large penetrating ulcer just distal to the arch, pointing anteriorly. Bilateral small renal cysts and sacral dural ectasia on axial images. Abnormal left ribs on plain film
The findings are keeping with systemic affection rather than isolated aneurysm. possibilities include neurofibromatosis and less likely Marfan's syndrome.