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Case Reports in Vascular Medicine
Volume 2013, Article ID 590721, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/590721
Case Report

Fatal Aortic Dissection in a Patient with Giant Cell Arteritis: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

1Department of Cardiology, San Antonio Military Medical Center, San Antonio, TX 78234, USA
2Sentara Cardiology, Williamsburg, VA 23188, USA
3Department of Medicine, San Antonio Military Medical Center, San Antonio, TX 78234, USA

Received 11 January 2013; Accepted 30 January 2013

Academic Editors: N. Espinola-Zavaleta, L. Masotti, and G. L. Tripepi

Copyright © 2013 Anjeli K. Nayar et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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