Research Article

Time-Resolved Three-Dimensional Contrast-Enhanced Magnetic Resonance Angiography in Patients with Chronic Expanding and Stable Aortic Dissections

Table 1

Clinical characteristics for both patient groups.

Group with chronic expanding aortic dissection
Group with chronic stable aortic dissection

Age (53–78) (49–78)0.94
Gender5 male, 2 female10 male, 3 female0.79
Type of dissection5 Stanford type B, 2 Stanford type A8 Stanford type B, 5 Stanford type A0.66
Prior aortic surgery4 without prior surgery, 3 with prior surgery7 without prior surgery, 6 with prior surgery0.74