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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.