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*  Inflammatory aortic aneurysm
Aneurysm may also rupture. It is fragile and may burst under stress. The rupture of an aortic aneurysm is a catastrophic, life- ... 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
... can quickly lead to death from not enough blood flow to the heart or rupture of the aorta. Aortic dissection ... 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 ... Retroperitoneal and pericardial ruptures are both possible. The initiating event in an aortic dissection is a tear in the ...
*  Acute aortic syndrome
The condition can be mimicked by a ruptured cyst of the pericardium, ruptured aortic aneurysm and acute coronary syndrome. ... 2007). "Thoracic aortic aneurysm: direct sign of rupture" (pdf). Cardiovasc J Afr. 18 (3): 180-1. PMID 17612751. Nishigami K, ... These include aortic dissection, intramural thrombus, and penetrating atherosclerotic aortic ulcer. AAS can be caused by a ... Macura, KJ; Corl FM; Fishman EK; Bluemke DA (1 August 2003). "Pathogenesis in acute aortic syndromes: aortic dissection, ...
*  Aortic rupture
... is the rupture or breakage of the aorta, the largest artery in the body. Aortic rupture is a rare, extremely ... The most common cause is an abdominal aortic aneurysm that has ruptured spontaneously. Aortic rupture is distinct from aortic ... Traumatic aortic rupture Aortic rupture secondary to an aortic aneurysm Tearing pain, located in the abdomen, flank, groin, or ... If indicated, treatment with EVAR or open repair of the diseased aorta can limit the risk of of aortic rupture. Aortic ruptures ...
*  Traumatic aortic rupture
Aortic rupture can also be caused by non-traumatic mechanisms, particularly abdominal aortic aneurysm rupture. The injury is ... Traumatic aortic rupture, also called traumatic aortic disruption or transection, is a condition in which the aorta, the ... A study of people who died after traumatic aortic rupture found that in 55-65% of cases the damage was at the aortic isthmus ... Chest trauma Aortic dissection Pulmonary contusion Schrader L, Carey MJ (2000). "Traumatic Aortic Rupture". The Doctor Will See ...
*  Cardiac tamponade
Other causes include connective tissue diseases, hypothyroidism, aortic rupture, and following cardiac surgery. In Africa, ... The effusion can occur rapidly (as in the case of trauma or myocardial rupture), or over a more gradual period of time (as in ... This commonly occurs as a result of chest trauma (both blunt and penetrating), but can also be caused by myocardial rupture, ... and myocardial rupture. One of the most common settings for cardiac tamponade is in the first 24 to 48 hours after heart ...
*  Traumatic asphyxia
Asphyxia Crush syndrome Flail chest Tension pneumothorax Traumatic aortic rupture Marx, John (2013). Rosen's Emergency Medicine ...
*  Weekend effect
Two studies of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) have been carried out. Both demonstrated the weekend effect. In 2012, ... "Effects of weekend admission on the outcomes and management of ruptured aortic aneurysms". J Vasc Surg. 60: 318-24. doi:10.1016 ... "Higher mortality in patients hospitalized for acute aortic rupture or dissection during weekends". J Vasc Surg. 55: 1247-54. ... "Percutaneous aortic balloon valvotomy in the United States: a 13-year perspective". Am J Med. 127: 744-753.e3. doi:10.1016/j. ...
*  Michal Viewegh
In late 2012 Viewegh suffered a traumatic aortic rupture and his health condition was serious. He is out of danger now, ...
*  Thomas Blondeau
... died unexpectedly on October 20, 2013 of an aortic rupture in his hometown Poperinge. eX, 2006, 351 blz., ...
*  Aortic aneurysm
... s cause weakness in the wall of the aorta and increase the risk of aortic rupture. When rupture occurs, massive ... An aortic aneurysm can rupture from wall weakness. Aortic rupture is a surgical emergency, and has a high mortality even with ... Aortic aneurysms resulted in about 152,000 deaths in 2013 up from 100,000 in 1990. Aortic valve repair Aortic dissection ... Screening for an aortic aneurysm so that it may be detected and treated prior to rupture is the best way to reduce the overall ...
*  Bart Van den Bossche
... died on 6 January 2013 from the effects of a traumatic aortic rupture. "Bart Van den Bossche overlijdt ...
*  Hemothorax
A major vascular cause of hemothorax is aortic dissection or rupture of thoracic aortic aneurysms. It may also follow surgical ... For example, if the hemothorax was caused by aortic rupture in high energy trauma, surgical intervention is mandatory. If left ... resulting in a rupture of the serous membrane either lining the thorax or covering the lungs. This rupture allows blood to ...
*  Grey Turner's sign
Spontaneous bleeding secondary to coagulopathy (congenital or acquired) Aortic rupture, from ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm ... Pancreatic hemorrhage Retroperitoneal hemorrhage Blunt abdominal trauma Ruptured / hemorrhagic ectopic pregnancy. ...
*  Abdominal aortic aneurysm
"A comparative study of aortic wall stress using finite element analysis for ruptured and non-ruptured abdominal aortic ... The standard aortic measurement on abdominal ultrasonography is between the outer margins of the aortic wall. A ruptured AAA ... Aortic aneurysm rupture may be mistaken for the pain of kidney stones, or muscle related back pain. The exact causes of the ... In those with aortic rupture of the AAA, treatment is immediate surgical repair. There appears to be benefits to allowing ...
*  Ashraf Marwan
The cause of death was traumatic aortic rupture following a fall from the balcony of his fifth-floor apartment. News reports ...
*  Spirocerca lupi
This migration can result in sudden and catastrophic aortic rupture / aneurysm (possibly with higher infective doses), or be ... as this may raise aortic pressures and cause aneurismal rupture.18 It is important to us a methodical approach to gastro- ... Some authors have described the DV/VD evaluation of the aortic silhouette as the MOST accurate way of diagnosing spirocercosis ... Radiographically, the mass may be visualised in the caudal oesophagus; undulation of the aortic outline; thoracic vertebral ...
*  Herbert Joseph Bruch
He died in 1993 of a ruptured aortic aneurysm. Normandin, P G (1965). Canadian Parliamentary Guide, 1965. "Must Resign Govt. ...
*  Tracheobronchial injury
Spinal cord injury, facial trauma, traumatic aortic rupture, injuries to the abdomen, lung, and head are present in 40-100%. ... In 8% of ruptures, lesions are complex, occurring in more than one location, with more than one type of lesion, or on both of ... Rupture of the trachea or bronchus is the most common type of blunt injury to the airway. It is difficult to determine the ... Damaged tissue around a rupture (e.g. torn or scarred tissue) may be removed in order to obtain clean edges that can be ...
*  Thomas Hunter Lowe
Lowe remained on the court until his death on June 13, 1984 of an aortic rupture during a heart attack. [1] "Young Lowe makes ...
*  Rostyslav Svanidze
Doctors discovered that Svanidze had suffered a cerebral hemorrhage, caused by a traumatic aortic rupture, at the time of his ... 31-year-old Ukrainian swimmer Rostyslav Svanidze died of aortic rupture, and an American wrestler Douglas Deydzh was killed ...
*  Mirin Dajo
The autopsy revealed Dajo had died of an aortic rupture, though this was contested by De Groot and the aforementioned surgeon ...
*  Neil Bartlett (chemist)
He died on 5 August 2008 of a ruptured aortic aneurysm. He lived with his wife Christina Bartlett until his death. They had 4 ...
*  Suzanne Krull
Krull died on July 27, 2013, of a ruptured aortic aneurysm. She was interred at Mount Sinai Memorial Park Cemetery in Los ...
*  Iatrogenesis
For example, ruptured aortic aneurysm is fatal in most cases; the survival rate for a ruptured aortic aneurysm is under 25%. ...
*  List of ICD-9 codes 390-459: diseases of the circulatory system
Aortic Dissection (441.3) Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, ruptured (441.4) Abdominal aortic Aneurysm, w/o rupture (441.9) Abdominal ... 392) Rheumatic chorea (394) Diseases of mitral valve (395) Diseases of aortic valve (396) Diseases of mitral and aortic valves ... Rupture of chordae tendineae (429.6) Rupture of papillary muscle (429.7) Certain sequelae of myocardial infarction not ... aortic, NOS (424.2) Valvular disorder, tricuspid, NOS (424.3) Valvular disorder, pulmonic, NOS (425) Cardiomyopathy (425.0) ...
*  Endovascular aneurysm repair
The first endovascular repair of a ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm was also reported from Nottingham in 1994. By 2003, 4 ... particularly to address aortic branch points near the diseased aortic segment. One example in the treatment of thoracic aortic ... 2002). "Aortic neck angulation predicts adverse outcome with endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair". J Vasc Surg. 35 (3 ... December 2009). "Randomized comparison of strategies for type B aortic dissection: the INvestigation of STEnt Grafts in Aortic ...