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AORTIC LACERATION

Deceleration injury, 80% at aortic isthmus (just distal to insertion of lig. Arteriosum), another sites: proximal ascending aorta, descending aorta at diaphragmatic hiatus, transverse aortic arch, laceration generally transverse, all layers involved in only 40%
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