PEIR Digital Library

Welcome to the Pathology Education Informational Resource (PEIR) Digital Library, a multidisciplinary public access image database for use in medical education.

Home /

00135873

00135873.jpg 00135919Thumbnails0013587400135919Thumbnails00135874

RADIOLOGY: AORTA: Case# 34027: AORTIC TRANSECTION. 30 year old male involved in motor vehicle accident. 1. Severe thoracic trauma as above. 2. Multiple pelvic fractures without large hematomas. 3. No definite aortic injury is seen, however subtle arch contour abnormalities are present. If a high index of suspicion exists for aortic injury, an aortogram may be appropriate.

Author
Peter Anderson
Keywords
aorta, radiology
Visits
824

0 comments