Diagnosis of pleuritic chest pain query PE: beware of dissecting thoracic aneurysm of aorta

Rebecca C Taylor, Tarunya S Vedutla, Phyo K Myint, Sanjeevikumar Meenakshisundaram

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)e56-e58
Number of pages3
JournalInternational Journal of Cardiology
Volume140
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 30 Apr 2010

Keywords

  • aged
  • aged, 80 and over
  • aneurysm, dissecting
  • aortic aneurysm, thoracic
  • chest pain
  • diagnosis, differential
  • diagnostic errors
  • female
  • humans
  • male
  • pleurisy
  • pulmonary embolism
  • tomography, X-ray computed

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