The patient whose history is described in this report suddenly developed chest pain, congestive heart failure, and a continuous cardiac murmur. He was found to have a dissection of the thoracic aorta with rupture into the right atrium and right ventricle. This rare complication was managed successfully with operation.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery|
|State||Published - 1974|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine