Journal of Medical and Surgical
Research (JMSR)


Pages: 515-517

Date of Publication: 30-Nov--0001

Thrombosed Congenital Ductus Arteriosus Aneurysm: -A Case Report-

Author: Y El Hassani, B Alami, A Alaoui, N Bougtoub, M Boubbou, M Maaroufi, MY Alaoui Lamrani.

Category: JMSR Radiology

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The Ductus Arteriosus Aneurysm (DAA) is a rare clinical condition with diagnostic and therapeutic challenges. Chest radiography is helpful in the diagnosis. We present a report case of a thrombosed DAA diagnosed in a 3 year-old child admitted for respiratory distress with chest pain and cyanosis. Chest radiography and computed tomography made the diagnosis.

Keywords: Patent ductus arteriosus, Thrombosed aneurysm.


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