Aneurysm of the Descending Thoracic Aorta



This model depicts a heart with an aneurysm on the descending thoracic aorta. With this condition a large cavity is formed on the aorta which causes complications with blood flow. This rare bit of pathology was segmented by CT imagery, and is an excellent anatomical reference.

This model is 3D printed on top of the line polyjet 3D printers. Due to this the material is recreated with the highest dimensional accuracy and vivid color materials.