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Echocardiographic diagnosis of multiple congenital aneurysms of the sinus of Valsalva.
  1. H Chamsi-Pasha,
  2. C Musgrove,
  3. R Morton
  1. Department of Medicine, Hope Hospital, Salford.


    Aortic regurgitation developed in a 56 year old man with severe nephrotic syndrome. Cross sectional echocardiography showed bilateral aneurysms of the sinus of Valsalva and a bicuspid aortic valve. He died of intercurrent pneumonia. Postmortem examination confirmed the presence of the congenital aneurysms.

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