Aortic dissection

Dissection of the aorta with flow on both sides of the dissected intima

Clinical Info

Patient was screened for a suspected pulmonary embolism. The CT scan showed a dissection of the aorta. An ultrasound of the abdomen was also requested because of abnormal liver function tests.

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Dissection of the aorta with flow on both sides of the dissected intima

Dissection transverse
Dissection transverse
Dissection longitudinal
Dissection longitudinal
Flow in the anterior lumen
Flow in the anterior lumen
Flow in the posterior lumen
Flow in the posterior lumen

The cineloops show the dissected intima with flow on both sides of the intima

Dissection of the aorta with flow on both sides of the dissected intima
Aortic dissection

Aortic dissection

Aortic dissection

Dissection of the aorta with flow on both sides of the dissected intima - CT scan

Aortic dissection
Aortic dissection
Aortic dissection
Aortic dissection
Aortic dissection
Aortic dissection
Aortic dissection
Aortic dissection
Aortic dissection
Aortic dissection
Aortic dissection
Aortic dissection
Aortic dissection
Aortic dissection
Aortic dissection
Aortic dissection

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 45
  • Body part: Aorta

Created with

  • Hitachi Ultrasound System