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A case of asymptomatic thoracic aorta mural thrombi.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11722078     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The natural history, prognostic significance, and optimal therapy of asymptomatic thoracic aorta mural thrombi detected incidentally is not well defined in the literature. We report a case of asymptomatic thoracic aorta mural thrombi in a 42-year-old woman with a history of smoking and steroid use that was conservatively managed with anticoagulation and had a favorable outcome.
I Hassan; K J Zehr; W K Freeman
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Annals of thoracic surgery     Volume:  72     ISSN:  0003-4975     ISO Abbreviation:  Ann. Thorac. Surg.     Publication Date:  2001 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2001-11-27     Completed Date:  2002-01-31     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  15030100R     Medline TA:  Ann Thorac Surg     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1735-7     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Anticoagulants / therapeutic use
Aorta, Thoracic*
Heart Diseases / diagnosis*,  drug therapy
Heparin / therapeutic use
Thrombosis / diagnosis*,  drug therapy
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Anticoagulants; 9005-49-6/Heparin

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