Body Region: Cardiovascular
Author: Jean-François Paul, MD, Plessis-Robinson, France
1. Patient presentation
- A 52-year-old man presented with acute chest pain.
- An electrocardiography (ECG) examination gave normal results.
Coronary stenosis or aortic dissection were suspected and ECG-gated CT was
requested. The coronary arteries were observed to be normal, but an anomaly of the aortic
root was detected.