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Chest pain

    Author: Andrik J Aschoff, MD, Ulm, Germany
    Body Region: Abdomen and Pelvis

    1. Patient Presentation
    2. CT Images
    3. CT Findings
    4. Diagnosis
    5. References

    1. Patient Presentation

    • A 73-year-old man was admitted to the hospital with chest pain. Coronary angiography did not
      reveal significant coronary disease.

    • The patient was hospitalized with the femoral catheter still in place. He developed abdominal
      pain two hours later.

    • Biphasic CT of the aorta was performed.