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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm with Fatal Rupture
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm with Fatal Rupture

This medical exhibit depicts an abdominal aortic aneurysm with subsequent fatal rupture using four illustrations. The first graphic pictures an anterior (front) cut-away view of the abdominal cavity showing the appearance of the aortic aneurysm. The second and third images show the aneurysm progressing from a slow leak to a complete rupture and massive hemorrhage. The final image depicts a correct surgical repair of the aorta using a synthetic graft material.

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Last Updated: Mar 5th, 2020

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