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Aortic intramural haematoma leading to aortic dissection
  1. S Carerj,
  2. M Cerrito,
  3. G Oreto

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Aortic intramural haematoma (AIH), a variant form of aortic dissection, is characterised by absence of intimal tear and direct flow communication between the true and false lumen. Diagnostic criteria for AIH by transoesophageal echocardiography (TOE) include: (1) absence of dissection membrane; (2) no communication between the false and …

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