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Study of Aortic Dissection Using Computed Tomography and Echocardiography

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dc.contributor.author Yousif, Eiman Gaffar
dc.contributor.author Supervisor-Caroline Edward Ayad
dc.date.accessioned 2015-02-08T07:12:26Z
dc.date.available 2015-02-08T07:12:26Z
dc.date.issued 2014-09-01
dc.identifier.citation Yousif,Eiman Gaffar.Study of Aortic Dissection Using Computed :Eiman Gaffar Yousif;Caroline Edward Ayad.-khartoum:Sudan University of science & Technology,College of Medical Radiologic Science ,2014,-165p. :ill.;28cm.-M Sc. en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://repository.sustech.edu/handle/123456789/10327
dc.description Thesis en_US
dc.description.abstract Aortic dissection occurs when a tear in the inner wall of the aorta causes blood to flow between the layers of the wall of the aorta. This study was conducted in Sudan Heart Institute for 25 patients suffering from aortic dissection there are 15 males (60%) and 10 females (40%) there aging from 24yrs to 83yrs, they underwent imaging with echocardiography and computed tomography angiography (CTA), measured Ejection Fraction in echocardiography and compared with measured of true and false lumens in CT . and we found males were more affected by the disease than females, and the most common cause of the disease is Hypertension, it was in some cases accompanied by chest pain(64%) and in other cases it accompanied by Diabetes Miletus(36). And we found the echocardiography is failed to diagnose all types of aortic dissection were it showed normal EF for patients they found suffering from disease when they were screened by CT, while CT scan could diagnose all types of aortic dissection by high accuracy. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship Sudan University of Science and Technology en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher Sudan University of science & Technology en_US
dc.subject College of Radiology en_US
dc.subject Medical physics en_US
dc.subject Study of Aortic Dissection en_US
dc.subject Using Computed Tomography en_US
dc.title Study of Aortic Dissection Using Computed Tomography and Echocardiography en_US
dc.title.alternative دراسة انقسام الشريان الأبهر باستخدام الأشعة المقطعية والموجات الصوتية للقلب en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US


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