EURORAD ESR

Case 11493

CT observations of a patient presenting an imminent cardiac arrest on the the examination table

Author(s)
Ammor H, Boujarnija H, Lamrani Y, Boubbou M, Kamaoui I, Maaroufi M, Sqalli N, Tizniti S

30000 Fes, Morocco;
Email:ammor_hicham@hotmail.com
 
Patient
male, 36 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Chest CT examination with contrast

    Contrast-blood level in the ascending aorta

     
    Area of Interest: Thorax; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Haemodynamics / Flow dynamics;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Chest CT examination with contrast

    Blood-contrast level in the brachiocephalic trunk

     
    Area of Interest: Thorax; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Trauma;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Thoraco-abdominal CT examination with contrast
     

    Blood-contrast level in inferior vena cava

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Acute;

    Blood-contrast level in inferior vena cava

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Contrast agent-intravenous; Special Focus: Acute;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    Thoraco-abdominal CT examination with contrast

    Stasis of the contrast agent at the level of the right liver. Opacification of the portal vein and the splenic vein

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Contrast agent-intravenous; Special Focus: Acute;
     
     
  • Figure 5
    Thoraco-abdominal CT examination with contrast

    Reflux of the contrast agent at the level of the inferior vena cava and the right hepatic vein

     
    Area of Interest: Cardiovascular system; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Contrast agent-intravenous; Special Focus: Acute;
     
     
  • Figure 6
    Thoraco-abdominal CT examination with contrast

    Reflux of the contrast agent at the level of both renal veins as well as the branches of the right renal vein

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Acute;
     
     
  • Figure 7
    Thoraco-abdominal CT examination with contrast
     

    Reflux of the contrast agent at the level of the left renal vein and of the left lumbar vein

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Acute;

    Reflux of the contrast agent at the level of the left renal vein and of the left lumbar vein

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Contrast agent-intravenous; Special Focus: Acute;
     
     
Contrast-blood level in the ascending aorta
 
Blood-contrast level in the brachiocephalic trunk
 
Blood-contrast level in inferior vena cava
 
Blood-contrast level in inferior vena cava
 
Stasis of the contrast agent at the level of the right liver. Opacification of the portal vein and the splenic vein
 
Reflux of the contrast agent at the level of the inferior vena cava and the right hepatic vein
 
Reflux of the contrast agent at the level of both renal veins as well as the branches of the right renal vein
 
Reflux of the contrast agent at the level of the left renal vein and of the left lumbar vein
 
Reflux of the contrast agent at the level of the left renal vein and of the left lumbar vein
 
 
 
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