Figure 2. Axial CT scan images: Pre-operative (Left insert) and Post-operative (Right insert). Note the considerable decrease in the diameter of ascending aorta from pre to post-operative images (white arrows). Pleural effusion as a post-operative sequela is seen in the left lung (white cross)

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Syncope in a Previously Healthy Young Adult: Undiagnosed Aortic Stenosis, Dilation and Coarctation Requiring Emergent Surgery

Edlira Rruci, Andi Kaçani, Gentian Vyshka, Efrosina Kajo

American Journal of Medical Case Reports. 2014, 2(12), 269-271 doi:10.12691/ajmcr-2-12-3