Renal ischaemia due to aortic dissection

Case contributed by Dr David Cuevas

Patient Data

Age: 45
Gender: Male

Right renal ischemia due to Stanford type B aortic dissection, intimal flap intersects the right renal artery causing partial occlusion.

Case Discussion

End-organ ischaemia and infarction is one of the complications of aortic dissection. 

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Case information

rID: 37321
Case created: 3rd Jun 2015
Last edited: 21st Jun 2017
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