From the case: Windsock sign


System: Vascular
Section: Signs
Tag: cases

- “ A windsock is a conical tube that resembles a large sock. It is placed on a mast and used to determine the strength and direction of wind, usually...”

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  • Windsock sign (aortic dissection) - “ The windsock sign refers to appearances seen in type A thoracic aortic dissections on contrast CT. It results from intimo-intimal intussusception ...”

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