Blunt Trauma causing Emboli from Friable Atherosclerotic Plaques
Selma Moses, Michael Motro, Yehuda Shoenfeld
Medical Dept. B and Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University
We present a 55-year-old woman who developed a shower of emboli following a car accident. Such events may have medicolegal implications as well as preventive considerations.