EURORAD ESR

Case 13918

Imaging of Marfans syndrome

Author(s)
Prof Dr Aniruddha Kulkarni, Dr Md Ashfaque Tinmaswala, Dr Shubhangi Shetkar, Dr Sanket Kasliwal, Dr Amer Momin

Department of Radiology,
Tapadia Diagnostic Centre,
Aurangabad (MS)-India
Email:drark123@gmail.com
 
Patient
male, 18 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    X-ray chest

    Chest radiograph showing scoliosis.

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal joint; Imaging Technique: Conventional radiography; Procedure: Imaging sequences; Special Focus: Arthritides;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    X-ray both hands

    X-ray of both hands showing long and slender metacarpals suggestive of arachnodactyly.

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal joint; Imaging Technique: Conventional radiography; Procedure: Imaging sequences; Special Focus: Connective tissue disorders;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    MRI spine

    MRI spine showing dural ectasia of lumbo-sacral spine.

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal spine; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Imaging sequences; Special Focus: Arthritides;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    CT-Aortography

    CT-Aortography showing annuloaortic ectasia with effacement of sinotubular junction with aortic root dilatation.

     
    Area of Interest: Cardiac; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Imaging sequences; Special Focus: Connective tissue disorders;
     
     
Chest radiograph showing scoliosis.
 
X-ray of both hands showing long and slender metacarpals suggestive of arachnodactyly.
 
MRI spine showing dural ectasia of lumbo-sacral spine.
 
CT-Aortography showing annuloaortic ectasia with effacement of sinotubular junction with aortic root dilatation.
 
 
 
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