ID#: 2343
This photograph depicts a gross pathology specimen consisting of a section of the heart, which included the root of the aorta, and a portion of the proximal, ascending aorta. You are looking at what was an aortic aneurysm that had ruptured. There was a laminated clot between the tunicae media and tunica adventitia.
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Content Provider(s): CDC/ Susan Lindsley
Creation Date: 1971
Photo Credit:
CDC Organization
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Copyright Restrictions: None - This image is in the public domain and thus free of any copyright restrictions.