Thoracic aortic atherosclerosis
High blood pressure.
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Atheromatous plaques and calcification of the aortic valve, ascending aorta, aortic arch and descending aorta is noted which is not expected for the patient's age.
Calcified plaque is also noted in the wall of brachiocephalic trunk.
Thoracic aortic atherosclerosis is an important cause of severe morbidity and mortality.