Type A Dissection on POCUS (PLAX view)

39 yo M w CP drops his BP in ED. Non-ischemic EKG, nl CXR.  What's the Diagnosis? 

Proximal aortic dissection with hemopericardium and tamponade! Note large aortic root (nl <4 cm)

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Dr. Gerald Diaz @GeraldMD · 1 year ago
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