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Penetrating atherosclerotic ulcer (PAU) of ascending aorta
Published 12 Jan 2011
Penetrating atherosclerotic ulcer
Penetrating atherosclerotic ulcers (PAU) is a pathology that involves the aortic wall and along with aortic dissection and aortic intramural haematoma form the spectrum known as acute aortic syndrome. Epidemiology Typically, penetrating atherosclerotic ulcers are seen in older male patients w...