Font Size


Menu Style



International Primary Care Association

Chest pain: Proper history and simple imaging gives the answer

A 65 years old lady with a history of type 2 diabetes mellitus and well controlled hypertension is brought to A&E with central chest discomfort of 2 days duration. Her BP was 143/89 mmHg, Pulse 98 regular. Normal ECG. The A&E doctors arranged CT Aortogram to exclude aortic dissection. What is the diagnosis based on the imaging?

Additional Info

  • Authors: S Georgieva, T Mugisa, A Bucur & P Sseguya
  • Keywords: Chest pain, Clinical Focus
  • Login: Please login to view Full Text of the article
Read 8816 times Last modified on Wednesday, 01 March 2017 12:36

Post and reply comment

Make sure you enter the (*) required information where indicated. HTML code is not allowed.


BBC News Feed

Get in touch

Give us a call at
+44 207 637 3544

Email us at
info @


International Primary Care Association
73 Newman Street, London, W1T 3EJ