Items tagged “aortic pseudoaneurysm”
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Aortic transection, diaphragmatic rupture and hemoperitoneum in a complex multitrauma patient
Published 19 Feb 2015
Aortic pseudoaneurysm versus ductus diverticulum
Differentiation of aortic pseudoaneurysm from ductus diverticulum is critical, particularly in the trauma setting. A traumatic aortic pseudoaneurysm is a surgical emergency whereas a ductus diverticulum is a normal anatomic variant. The following are differentiating features: Aortic pseudoaneu...