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*  Inflammatory aortic aneurysm
Thoracic aortic aneurysms occur on the aorta as it passes through the chest cavity. These are less common than abdominal ... Inflammatory aortic aneurysm (IAA), also known as Inflammatory abdominal aortic aneurysm (IAAA), is a type of abdominal aortic ... "Aortic Aneurysm: Causes, Symptoms, Treatments, and More." WebMD. WebMD, n.d. Web. 22 July 2015. "Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm: ... "Infected Aortic Aneurysm and Inflammatory Aortic Aneurysm-In Search of an Optimal Differential Diagnosis." Journal of ...
*  Aortic dissection
... a bicuspid aortic valve, and previous heart surgery. Major trauma, smoking, cocaine use, pregnancy, a thoracic aortic aneurysm ... Olsson Ch.; Thelin S.; Ståhle E.; Ekbom A.; Granath F. (2006). "Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm and Dissection. Increasing Prevalence ... Turner syndrome also increases the risk of aortic dissection, by aortic root dilatation. Chest trauma leading to aortic ... Individuals who have undergone aortic valve replacement for aortic insufficiency are at particularly high risk because aortic ...
*  Thoracic aortic aneurysm
A thoracic aortic aneurysm is an aortic aneurysm that presents primarily in the thorax. A thoracic aortic aneurysm is the " ... However, a syphilitic aneurysm is more likely to be a thoracic aortic aneurysm than an abdominal aortic aneurysm. The principal ... Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm at eMedicine Aneurysms: Aneurysms and Aortic Dissection at Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy Home ... Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Bret P Nelson (2015-10-01). "Thoracic Aneurysm". Medscape. Retrieved 2017-04-16. Cho, In-Jeong; Jang, ...
*  Familial thoracic aortic aneurysm
GeneReview/NCBI/NIH/UW entry on Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms and Aortic Dissections. ... Familial thoracic aortic aneurysm is an autosomal dominant disorder of large arteries. There is an association between familial ... thoracic aortic aneurysm, Marfan syndrome and massive baclofen overdose as well as other hereditary connective tissue disorders ... In the aorta, this can result in the formation of a fusiform aneurysm. There is also increased risk of aortic dissection. Types ...
*  B. P. Loughridge
"Treatment of Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms." Presented St. John's Cardiovascular Institute Annual Symposium. Loughridge, B.P. 2000 ... American College of Cardiology Society of Thoracic Surgeons Southern Thoracic Surgical Association Fellow, International ... In 1971-72 Loughridge moved to Syracuse, New York where he served as a Senior Resident in Thoracic Surgery at the State ... Loughridge was the Chief of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery at two of Tulsa's main hospitals, St. John Hospital and at St. ...
*  Joseph J. Jova
He died of thoracic aortic aneurysm. Private Investment in Latin America: Renegotiating the Bargain (1975) Joseph J. Jova, 75; ...
*  List of OMIM disorder codes
SLC6A4 Aortic aneurysm, familial thoracic 4; 132900; MYH11 Aortic aneurysm, familial thoracic 6; 611788; ACTA2 Aortic valve ... AGA Asphyxiating thoracic dystrophy 2; 611263; IFT80 Asphyxiating thoracic dystrophy 3; 613091; DYNC2H1 Asthma and nasal polyps ... aneurysms, and muscle cramps; 611773; COL4A1 Aniridia; 106210; PAX6 Anonychia congenita; 206800; RSPO4 Anterior segment ... MAPT Supravalvar aortic stenosis; 185500; ELN Surfactant metabolism dysfunction, pulmonary, 1; 265120; SFTPB Surfactant ...
*  Aortic aneurysm
An aortic root aneurysm, or aneurysm of the sinus of Valsalva. Thoracic aortic aneurysms are found within the chest; these are ... Thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms involve both the thoracic and abdominal aorta. Most intact aortic aneurysms do not produce ... associated with aortic aneurysms, both thoracic and abdominal aortic aneurysms demonstrate a strong genetic component in their ... or descending aneurysms. Abdominal aortic aneurysms, "AAA" or "Triple A," the most common form of aortic aneurysm, involve that ...
*  Bob Forsch
Forsch died suddenly from a thoracic aortic aneurysm on November 3, 2011. Less than a week before his death, he threw out the ...
*  Framingham Risk Score
4) Aortic disease: Aortic atherosclerosis, thoracic aortic aneurysm, and abdominal aortic aneurysm. An individual's risk for ... abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) diabetes mellitus Chronic Kidney Disease The Framingham/ATP III criteria were used to estimate ...
*  Intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring
Motor evoked potentials have also been used in surgery for Thoracic aortic aneurysm. Intraoperative monitoring is used to : to ... For example, during any surgery on the thoracic or cervical spinal column, there is some risk to the spinal cord. Since the ... EEG electroencephalography is used for monitoring of cerebral function in neurovascular cases (cerebral aneurysms, carotid ...
*  Ortner's syndrome
Escribano JF, Carnés J, Crespo MA, Antón RF (2006). "Ortner's syndrome and endoluminal treatment of a thoracic aortic aneurysm ... thoracic aortic aneurysms, an enlarged pulmonary artery and aberrant subclavian artery syndrome have been reported compressing ...
*  Arik Einstein
Einstein is the real Israel himself." On 26 November 2013, Einstein died age 74 after a ruptured thoracic aortic aneurysm. He ...
*  Notch 1
"Novel NOTCH1 mutations in patients with bicuspid aortic valve disease and thoracic aortic aneurysms". J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg ... A deficiency can be associated with bicuspid aortic valve. There is evidence that activated Notch 1 and Notch 3 promote ...
*  Acute aortic syndrome
2007). "Thoracic aortic aneurysm: direct sign of rupture" (pdf). Cardiovasc J Afr. 18 (3): 180-1. PMID 17612751. Nishigami K, ... Causes can include aortic dissection, intramural hematoma, penetrating atherosclerotic ulcer or a thoracic aneurysm that has ... The condition can be mimicked by a ruptured cyst of the pericardium, ruptured aortic aneurysm and acute coronary syndrome. ... These include aortic dissection, intramural thrombus, and penetrating atherosclerotic aortic ulcer. AAS can be caused by a ...
*  Hemothorax
A major vascular cause of hemothorax is aortic dissection or rupture of thoracic aortic aneurysms. It may also follow surgical ... delayed pneumothorax and delayed hemothorax after minor blunt thoracic trauma". European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 25 ... The thoracic cavity is a chamber within the chest, containing the lungs, heart, and numerous major blood vessels. The parietal ... A hemothorax is managed by removing the source of bleeding and by draining the blood already in the thoracic cavity. Blood in ...
*  Actin
... such as thoracic aortic aneurysm and ischaemic heart disease. The α-actin found in smooth muscles is also an interesting marker ... lead to thoracic aortic aneurysms and dissections". Nature Genetics. 39 (12): 1488-93. doi:10.1038/ng.2007.6. PMID 17994018. ... It has been noted that the MYH11 mutation could be responsible for at least 14% of hereditary thoracic aortic aneurisms ... along with thoracic aortic disease". American Journal of Human Genetics. 84 (5): 617-27. doi:10.1016/j.ajhg.2009.04.007. PMC ...
*  Notch proteins
"Novel NOTCH1 mutations in patients with bicuspid aortic valve disease and thoracic aortic aneurysms". The Journal of Thoracic ... A deficiency can be associated with bicuspid aortic valve. There is evidence that activated Notch 1 and Notch 3 promote ...
*  Telokin
Certain mutations in the MYLK gene are associated with thoracic aortic aneurysms or thoracic aortic dissections. This disease ... A disease characterized by permanent dilation of the thoracic aorta usually due to degenerative changes in the aortic wall. It ... "Mutations in myosin light chain kinase cause familial aortic dissections". American Journal of Human Genetics. 87 (5): 701-7. ...
*  Spontaneous cerebrospinal fluid leak
... and thoracic aortic aneurysm. A study of patients with SCSFLS demonstrated no mutations in this gene. Minor features of Marfan ... It may also run in families and be associated with aortic aneurysms and joint hypermobility. Up to two thirds of those ... spinal cerebrospinal fluid leak as a cause of coma after craniotomy for clipping of an unruptured intracranial aneurysm". ...
*  TGF beta receptor 1
GeneReviews/NIH/NCBI/UW entry on Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms and Aortic Dissections GeneReviews/NCBI/NIH/UW entry on Loeys-Dietz ... Mutations in this gene have been associated with Loeys-Dietz aortic aneurysm syndrome (LDS, LDAS). TGF beta receptor 1 has been ...
*  Dong Kim
A Novel Locus for Familial Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms and Dissection Mapped to 15q24-26 (TAAD3): Locus Specific Phenotypes for ... Analysis of multigenerational families with thoracic aortic aneurysms and dissections due to TGFBR1 or TGFBR2 mutations. J Med ... Familial aggregation of both aortic and cerebral aneurysms: evidence for a common genetic basis in a subset of families. J ... along with thoracic aortic disease. Am J. Hum Genet. 84(5):617-617, 2009. Epub 2009 Apr 30. Tran-Fadulu V, Pannu H, Kim DH, ...
*  Open aortic surgery
OAS is used to treat aneurysms of the abdominal and thoracic aorta, aortic dissection, acute aortic syndrome, and aortic ... October 2005). "Descending thoracic aortic aneurysm repair: 12-year experience using distal aortic perfusion and cerebrospinal ... October 2005). "Descending thoracic aortic aneurysm repair: 12-year experience using distal aortic perfusion and cerebrospinal ... OAS is used to treat patients with aortic aneurysms greater than 5.5 cm in diameter, to treat aortic rupture of an aneurysm any ...
*  Randall B. Griepp
Aortic arch and descending thoracic aortic aneurysms: experience with stent grafting for second-stage. Vascular. 2005 January- ... Staged repair of thoracic and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms using the elephant trunk technique: a consecutive series of 215 ... Thoracic and thoracoabdominal aneurysm repair: is reimplantation of spinal cord arteries a waste of time? Annals of Thoracic ... He has an international reputation for contributions to the surgical treatment of aortic aneurysms and aortic dissection and in ...
*  TGF beta receptor 2
GeneReviews/NIH/NCBI/UW entry on Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms and Aortic Dissections This article incorporates text from the ... Mutations in this gene have been associated with Marfan syndrome, Loeys-Deitz aortic aneurysm syndrome, Osler-Weber-Rendu ...
*  Cardiac catheterization
These comorbidity conditions include, aortic aneurysm, aortic stenosis, diabetes, obesity, renal insufficiency, unstable angina ... CS1 maint: Extra text: authors list (link) American College of Chest Physicians; American Thoracic Society (September 2013), " ... American College of Chest Physicians and American Thoracic Society, retrieved 6 January 2013 Grossman & Baim's cardiac ...