Magnetic resonance imaging of dissection in pseudocoarctation of the aorta

Julian Safir, Andrew Kerr, Helen Morehouse, Andre Frost, Howard Berman

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Two patients with pseudocoarctation complicated by dissection are presented. They are the first cases in which pseudocoarctation with dissection have been imaged by magnetic resonance (MR). MR imaging is an excellent noninvasive modality in the evaluation of dissection in pseudocoarctation of the aorta.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)180-182
Number of pages3
JournalCardiovascular and Interventional Radiology
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Jun 1993



  • Aorta
  • Dissection
  • Magnetic resonance
  • Pseudocoarctation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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