Incidental necrotizing aortitis in a child
A previously well 11-year old male child with no significant previous medical history was the passenger in a car which collided with an oncoming vehicle, causing extensive damage to the cabin area. He was pronounced deceased at the scene. The incident was the subject of an investigation by the Police and the State Coroner.
Compliance with ethical standards
This article does not contain any studies with human participants performed by any of the authors. Approval to report the case was given by Forensic Science SA, Adelaide, Australia.
This study was not funded.
Conflict of interest
The author declares that he has no conflict of interest.