Traumatic thoracic aortic rupture: Caught between a thoracic vertebral osteophyte and a hard place

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2015 Dec;150(6):1661-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2015.08.012. Epub 2015 Aug 13.
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Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Accidents, Occupational
  • Aorta, Thoracic / injuries*
  • Aortic Rupture / diagnosis
  • Aortic Rupture / etiology
  • Aortic Rupture / surgery*
  • Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation / methods*
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged