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the separation of a whole into its parts for study

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cutting so as to separate into pieces

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a minute and critical analysis

detailed critical analysis or examination one part at a time (as of a literary work)

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Unruptured sinus of Valsalva aneurysm's clinical presentation varies from a typical asymptomatic state, often detected serendipitously by medical imaging performed for other purpose to life threatening conditions like myocardial infarction, heart blocks, right ventricular obstruction, infective endocarditis, tamponade or cerebrovascular embolisation or progression to aortic dissection or rupture.
Like many, Stefan hadn't heard of aortic dissection and quickly thought little of the pain.
The site also says that symptoms of aortic dissection may mimic those of other diseases, often leading to delays in diagnosis.
This patient was not included in the study, and all patients with emergency root replacements for aortic dissections to remove any bias.
Conclusion: This case report illustrates the importance of having a high index of suspicion for aortic dissection to avoid a mistaken diagnosis in patients with an electrocardiogram (ECG) suggestive of ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI).
Acute aortic dissection after cocaine and sildenafil abuse.
5%) who underwent surgery for the treatment of Stanford type A acute aortic dissection in the cardiovascular department of 2nd affiliated hospital of Zhengzhou university through December 2014 to July 2016 were done.
Acute type A aortic dissection (AAAD) is a serious and potentially catastrophic cardiovascular emergency that can result in sudden death.
Therefore, in pulmonary dissection, the false lumen tends to rupture rather than to develop a reentry site, as is usual in aortic dissection [6].
ECG-No evidence of ischemia helps to distinguish between MI and aortic dissection.
Acute kidney damage second to aortic dissection as extra-renal manifestation of kidney polycystosis
Aortic dissection or rupture results in the death of up to 50% of undiagnosed and untreated MFS patients (Jondeau et al 2012).
Forty-two patients were randomized and treated during procedures involving elective repair of aortic aneurysm or aortic dissection.
He immediately drove himself to Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, where it was diagnosed he was the midst of a major aortic dissection.