This case report describes a patient in whom a descending aortic aneurysm ruptured into the left lung, producing hemoptysis. With transesophageal echocardiography, we were able to define the site and extent of the aneurysm, as well as the two sites of rupture into lung tissue.
|Number of pages||3|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Jan 2000|
- Aortic aneurysm rupture into lung
- Transesophageal echocardiography