Ductus diverticulum

Case contributed by Dr Franco Ruales

Focal atheromatous aortic bulge involving the anteromedial aorta near the isthmus , compatible with a ductus diverticulum.

Case Discussion

This diverticulum would not be confused with a pseudoaneurysm, even in an acute traumatic setting, in the presence atheromatous calcifications.

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Case information

rID: 17370
Published: 8th Apr 2012
Last edited: 15th Nov 2015
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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