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Circumferential aortic dissection
  1. N A Choh1,
  2. S A Choh2,
  3. B Naikoo3,
  4. S A Bhat1,
  5. M Jehangir1
  1. 1
    Department of Radiology, SMHS Hospital, Srinagar, India
  2. 2
    Department of Pediatrics, SKIMS, Soura, Srinagar, India
  3. 3
    Department of Cardiology, SMHS Hospital, Srinagar, India
  1. Suhil A Choh, Department of Pediatrics, SKIMS, Soura, Srinagar, India; suhilchoh{at}

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An adolescent otherwise healthy male presented with acute onset chest pain. Physical examination was remarkable for early diastolic murmur of aortic regurgitation. Transthoracic and subsequently transoesophageal echocardiography revealed aortic dissection extending to the arch. CT angiography revealed …

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