Marfan syndrome with aortic dissection and background severe pectus excavatum

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad


25 Y/O male with marfan syndrome and acute chest pain

Patient Data

Age: 25
Gender: Male

Severe pectus excavatum is noted.   

Intra aortic flap is seen in Both of  thoracic and abdominal aorta.

Case Discussion

The findings consistent  aortic dissection at both of thoracic and abdominal aorta in a patient with marfan syndrome and severe pectus excavatum .

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Case information

rID: 20591
Published: 27th Nov 2012
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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