Transverse aorta aneurysm

Case contributed by Dr Maxime St-Amant

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Chest pain

Patient Data

Age: 80
Gender: Male
X-ray

X-ray shows an aneurysm of the transverse thoracic aorta. It was treated with replacement of the ascending aorta and stenting of the descending aorta.

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Case information

rID: 20696
Published: 8th Dec 2012
Last edited: 2nd Feb 2019
System: Cardiac
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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