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On the etiological level, patients with spontaneous coronary dissection can be grouped into two subgroups: atherosclerotic group and nonatherosclerotic group that include diseases and factors predisposing to arterial injury (connective tissue disorders, drug intake, hypertension, cocaine abuse, vigorous exercise, etc.) [16].
Following FDA approval, surgeons at the Heart and Vascular Hospital at Hackensack University Medical Center became one of the first hospitals the United States to use Cook Medical's Zenith Dissection Endovascular System to treat an emergent complicated Type B aortic dissection, according to the medical center.
Thus, ruptured type B aortic dissection more commonly presents with left hemothorax.
We are highlighting a case of the superior mesenteric artery (SMA) dissection with an unusual initial presentation of severe back pain and a novel endovascular approach used for revascularization and stenting.
Cervicocerebral vascular trauma can lead to a spectrum of conditions, including dissection, laceration, pseudoaneurysm, occlusion, and arteriovenous fistula.
This review covers the concept of cadaveric dissection in terms of teaching anatomy and post-graduate surgical training.
KEYWORDS: Acute coronary syndrome, Coronary angiography, Coronary artery bypass grafting, Coronary artery disease, Percutaneous coronary intervention, Spontaneous coronary artery dissection.
Head and neck surgeons and other medical specialists describe the dissection of the neck for various purposes and under various conditions.
We assessed the effectiveness of the Valsalva maneuver for preventing bleeding in the tonsillar wound bed intra-operatively and postoperatively following cold dissection and bipolar diathermy.
Greater understanding on the differences between men and women with acute aortic dissection (AAD) is needed.