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Thrombus in a normal sinus of Valsalva: angiographic, multiplane transoesophageal echocardiographic, and surgical findings.
  1. L. Christiaens,
  2. J. Allal,
  3. P. Corbi
  1. Department of Cardiology A, Hospital University, Poitiers, France.


    A large intraluminal thrombus within an otherwise normal sinus of Valsalva was diagnosed in a 41 year old man who was investigated for myocardial infarction. The thrombus was suspected by aortic root injection, confirmed by transoesophageal echocardiography, and treated surgically.

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