Computed tomography manifestation of a triple-barreled aortic dissection: The Mercedes-Benz mark sign

Academic Article


  • Computed tomographic (CT) findings of a rare case of triple-barreled aortic dissection was described. CT demonstrated the extent of dissection, a communication between two channels, and three lumens separated by the intimal flap and a thin undetached tunica media, resembling a Mercedes-Benz mark. © 1988.
  • Authors

    Published In

  • Clinical Imaging  Journal
  • Digital Object Identifier (doi)

    Author List

  • Shin MS; Zorn GL; Ho KJ
  • Start Page

  • 140
  • End Page

  • 143
  • Volume

  • 12
  • Issue

  • 2