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A rare presentation of vena cava superior syndrome: ascending aorta dilatation

A 72-year-old male patient with past medical history of hypertension and coronary artery disease was admitted to the emergency clinic after two hours of acute-onset- edema of the lower part of the head and neck. The patient was using acetylsalicylic acid, angiotensin converting inhibitor and beta blocker agents. On his physical examination, blood pressure and heart rates were 125/70 mmHg…

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  • Recieved 09.06.2018
  • Accepted 26.06.2018
  • Published Online 03.07.2018
  • Printed 01.01.2020
  • DOI 10.4328/ACAM.5928
  • Author Yasemin Kaya, Ali Aygün, Sevda Önder, Hilal Altaş, İsmail Yıldız
  • Identifier DOI: 10.4328/ACAM.5928
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  • How to Cite Yasemin Kaya, Ali Aygün, Sevda Önder, Hilal Altaş, İsmail Yıldız. A rare presentation of vena cava superior syndrome: ascending aorta dilatation. Ann Clin Anal Med 2019; DOI: 10.4328/ACAM.6088.
  • Running Title Vena cava superior syndrome and ascending aorta dilatation
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