MDCT evaluation of acute aortic syndrome

Thorac Surg Clin. 2010 Feb;20(1):149-65. doi: 10.1016/j.thorsurg.2009.12.011.


MDCT plays an important role in the rapid and accurate diagnosis of AAS. Precise understanding of the current concepts and various CT features of subtypes of AAS is helpful in diagnosing AAS and improving patient outcome.