Traumatic ventricular septal defect disruption of the descending thoracic aorta

Paul S. Brown, Rahul Nath, Timothy Votapka, Mark Slaughter, Sheridan N. Meyers, James V. Talano, Axel Joob*

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Abstract

A case is presented of a 17-year-old man with combined myocardial contusion, traumatic ventricular septal defect, and disruption of the descending thoracic aorta after a rapid deceleration injury to the chest.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)143-144
Number of pages2
JournalThe Annals of thoracic surgery
Volume52
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 1991

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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