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Aortic intimal sarcomas are rare among the already uncommon primary aortic neoplasms. Due to a low index of suspicion, characteristic radiographic and clinical findings are sometimes misattributed and the diagnosis is not made until autopsy. We describe the helical CT findings of a patient with an advanced aortic intimal sarcoma, intraluminal and extraluminal disease, and extensive metastases.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)120-122
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Thoracic Imaging
Issue number2
StatePublished - Apr 1 2004


  • Aortic intimal sarcoma
  • Helical CT


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