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- Received April 27, 2020
- Revision received May 27, 2020
- Accepted June 1, 2020
- Published online July 15, 2020.
- Bastien Woehl, MDa,∗ (, )
- Bree Lawson, MDb,
- Lucas Jambert, MDa,
- Jonathan Tousch, MDa,
- Afif Ghassani, MDc and
- Amer Hamade, MDa
- aService de médecine vasculaire, Hôpital Emile Muller de Mulhouse, Groupe Hospitalier de la Région de Mulhouse et Sud-Alsace, Mulhouse, France
- bService de cardiologie, Hôpital Emile Muller de Mulhouse Groupe Hospitalier de la Région de Mulhouse et Sud-Alsace, Mulhouse, France
- cService de chirurgie vasculaire, Hôpital Emile Muller de Mulhouse Groupe Hospitalier de la Région de Mulhouse et Sud-Alsace, Mulhouse, France
- ↵∗Address for correspondence:
Dr. Bastien Woehl, Hôpital Emile Muller GHRMSA, Service de médecine vasculaire, 20 rue du Dr. Laennec, 68100 Mulhouse, France.
Since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, increasing evidence suggests that infected patients present a high incidence of thrombotic complications. This report describes 4 cases of aortic thrombosis in patients admitted for COVID-19 infection between March 26 and April 12, 2020, in Mulhouse, France. (Level of Difficulty: Intermediate.)
All authors have reported that they have no relationships relevant to the contents of this paper to disclose.
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- Received April 27, 2020.
- Revision received May 27, 2020.
- Accepted June 1, 2020.
- 2020 The Authors