Article Abstract

Recurrent aortic dissection: a challenging but rare dilemma

Authors: Joshua M. Rosenblum, Edward P. Chen

Abstract

Acute aortic dissection (AD) is a potentially catastrophic disease process, which has undergone significant improvement in treatment options leading to increased overall survival; however recurrent aortic dissection (RAD) is a rare phenomenon that may require a multidisciplinary approach and more complex treatment strategies.