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Leaking thoraco-abdominal aortic aneurysm presenting with a massive left haemothorax: a clinical trap.
  1. S. P. Huddy,
  2. W. P. Joyce,
  3. J. R. Pepper
  1. South West Thames Regional Cardiothoracic Unit, St George's Hospital, London, UK.

    Abstract

    A case is described in which a patient, who had had an aortic aneurysm repair 10 years previously, presented with a thoraco-abdominal aortic aneurysm which ruptured immediately above the previous graft. The implications for the management of patients with an abdominal aortic aneurysm repair are discussed.

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