Journal of the Practice of Cardiovascular Sciences

CURRICULUM IN CARDIOLOGY - CASE DISCUSSION
Year
: 2017  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 109--114

Ruptured sinus of valsalva aneurysm: Clinical case presentation and management


Nitin Kumar Parashar, Dinkar Bhasin, Patil Surajkumar Marotrao, Faraz Ahmed Farooqui, Sunil Kumar Verma, Anita Saxena 
 Department of Cardiology, CNC, AIIMS, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Nitin Kumar Parashar
7th Floor, Department of Cardiology, CNC, AIIMS, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi - 110 029
India

A 27-year-old female presented with generalized body swelling and progressive shortness of breath for the past 4 months. On examination, she had a loud continuous murmur, elevated jugular venous pressure, and gross ascites. The examination findings, electrocardiogram, chest radiography, and echocardiogram are discussed in a step-wise manner to arrive at a diagnosis and plan of management of a patient with ruptured sinus of Valsalva aneurysm is discussed along with review of relevant literature.


How to cite this article:
Parashar NK, Bhasin D, Marotrao PS, Farooqui FA, Verma SK, Saxena A. Ruptured sinus of valsalva aneurysm: Clinical case presentation and management.J Pract Cardiovasc Sci 2017;3:109-114


How to cite this URL:
Parashar NK, Bhasin D, Marotrao PS, Farooqui FA, Verma SK, Saxena A. Ruptured sinus of valsalva aneurysm: Clinical case presentation and management. J Pract Cardiovasc Sci [serial online] 2017 [cited 2022 Jul 4 ];3:109-114
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