Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Case Reports in Vascular Medicine
Volume 2015, Article ID 958464, 2 pages
Case Report

Giant Dissecting Aortic Aneurysm in an Asymptomatic Young Male

1St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center, 703 Main Street, Paterson, NJ 07503, USA
2St. Michael’s Medical Center, 111 Central Avenue, Newark, NJ 07102, USA

Received 15 December 2014; Accepted 18 February 2015

Academic Editor: Atila Iyisoy

Copyright © 2015 Priyank Shah 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.

Linked References

  1. V. Agarwal, C. Yaliwal, E. Ofo, and S. Kolvekar, “Giant ascending aortic aneurysm-a case report and review,” Heart Lung and Circulation, vol. 16, no. 5, pp. 385–388, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. L. Hiratzka, G. Bakris, J. Beckman et al., “ACCF/AHA/AATS/ACR/ASA/SCA/SCAI/SIR/STS/SVM guidelines for the diagnosis and management of patients with thoracic aortic disease: executive summary,” Journal of the American College of Cardiology, vol. 55, no. 14, pp. 1509–1544, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  3. P. M. Brown, D. T. Zelt, B. Sobolev, J. W. Hallett Jr., and Y. Sternbach, “The risk of rupture in untreated aneurysms: the impact of size, gender, and expansion rate,” Journal of Vascular Surgery, vol. 37, no. 2, pp. 280–284, 2003. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. T. Okura, Y. Kitami, Y. Takata, T. Fukuoka, J. Arimitsu, and K. Hiwada, “Giant unruptured aneurysm of the thoracic aorta: a case report,” Angiology, vol. 50, no. 10, pp. 865–869, 1999. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. F. Ceresa, F. Sansone, G. Zagarella, and F. Patanè, “Huge ascending aorta and aortic arch aneurysm in ultra octogenarian,” Giornale di Chirurgia, vol. 35, no. 3-4, pp. 78–79, 2014. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus