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Case 12821

Left ventricular aneurysm in a patient with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy: a case report.

Author(s)
Ahmed Kharabish

Kasr Alainy,
Cairo University,
Radiology;
Alsaraya 11562
Cairo, Egypt;
Email:ahmedkharabish@hotmail.com
 
Patient
female, 1 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Left ventricular turbulent flow

    Steady state free precession view in a 4-chamber view of different temporal resolution showing the ballooned left ventricle (LV). Arrows show the turbulent flow in the LV cavity during the inflow phase.

     
    Area of Interest: Cardiac; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Aneurysms;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Figure 2. Left ventricle aneurysm

    Steady state free precession in short axis view showing the large left ventricle (LV) and the common location of LV aneurysm in dilated cardiomyopathy; posterobasal segment (arrow). Mild pericardial effusion is seen...

     
    Area of Interest: Cardiac; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Aneurysms;
     
     
Steady state free precession view in a 4-chamber view of different temporal resolution showing the ballooned left ventricle (LV). Arrows show the turbulent flow in the LV cavity during the inflow phase.
 
Steady state free precession in short axis view showing the large left ventricle (LV) and the common location of LV aneurysm in dilated cardiomyopathy; posterobasal segment (arrow). Mild pericardial effusion is seen (arrowhead).
 
 
 
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