Aortic dissection complicating carotid dissection and myocardial infarction

Chen Chun-Cheng, Tsai Hung-Wen, Hu Sung-Yuan
2021 Journal of Clinical Medical and Experimental Images  
A 58-year-old hypertensive man presented to our institution with acute chest pain and dizziness. Electrocardiogram revealed inferior wall myocardial infarction with suspected right ventricular involvement ( Figure 1A ). Computed tomographic aortography (CTA) depicted ascending aortic dissection (AAD) with involvement of bilateral carotid, subclavian, and right common iliac arteries ( Figure 1B) . Replacements of aortic valve and ascending aorta with CABG (Ao-RSVG1-LAD and Ao-RSVG2-RCA) were
more » ... RSVG2-RCA) were conducted. There are 5% -8% of ST-segment elevation and 15% -41% More Information
doi:10.29328/journal.jcmei.1001019 fatcat:cao3772xivfo3igf7vnzj5ynxe