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bisho 05-10-2012 01:56 AM

Aortic Dissection; Next best Step!
 
We know that In aortic dissection best initial test is CXR & most accurate is angio. So when we answer CT angiography?

And what shall we do in case of aortic dissection after cxr showed wide mediastinum, is it beta blocker & surgery or confirm with ct angio/angio

Sabio 05-10-2012 07:58 AM

This issue has been discussed here
http://www.usmle-forums.com/usmle-st...tial-test.html

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