Imaging in non Traumatic Emergencies: Acute Thrombosis of the Aorta and Pulmonary Embolism
Objectives: To present the possibility of acute arterial and venous thrombosis.
Materials and methods: Report of a patient presenting with acute dyspnoea and chest pain.
Results: Using a combined medical team and imaging studies, pulmonary embolism and acutearterial thrombosis were diagnosed. The patient was treated medically and surgically.
Conclusion: Physicians should be aware of the possibility of combined thrombosis and the diagnosis and management of the condition.
Issue: Vol. 1 (2014) (view)