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Aortic Dissection on POCUS Echocardiogram - PSAX view
Patient presented with chest pain.
TEE sens (97-99%), TTE sens (59-83%), TEE spec (97-100%), TTE spec (63-93%). Better for proximal dissections. Rule in not rule out.Have found helpful in critically ill - especially detection of associated pericardial effusion/tamponade.

Dr. Robert Jones @RJonesSonoEM

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Dr. Gerald Diaz
@GeraldMD
Board Certified Internal Medicine Hospitalist, GrepMed Editor in Chief πŸ‡΅πŸ‡­ πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ - Sign up for an account to like, bookmark and upload images to contribute to our community platform. Follow us on IG:  https://www.instagram.com/grepmed/ | Twitter: https://twitter.com/grepmeded/
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