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Case 14120

Post-myocardial infarction left ventricular aneurysm with biventricular communication

Author(s)
Navni Garg, Kusum Pathania, Monika Aggarwal, Anil Bhan

Medanta-The Medicity;
Sector-38
Gurgaon, India;
Email:gargnavni@gmail.com
 
Patient
male, 55 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Chest X-ray

    Frontal radiograph of chest showing an outward bulge from the left cardiac border.

     
    Area of Interest: Cardiac; Imaging Technique: Conventional radiography; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Aneurysms;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Computed Tomography

    CECT axial section showing a lobulated saccular giant LV pseudoaneurysm parallel to the main pulmonary artery.

     
    Area of Interest: Cardiac; Imaging Technique: CT-Angiography; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Aneurysms;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Computed Tomography

    CECT sagittal reformation showing giant left ventricular pseudoaneurysm causing disruption of basal anterior septum and basal anterior myocardium of left ventricle and projecting superiorly.

     
    Area of Interest: Cardiac; Imaging Technique: CT-Angiography; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Aneurysms;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    Computed Tomography
     

    CECT sagittal section showing biventricular communication of LV pseudoaneurysm.

     
    Area of Interest: Cardiac; Imaging Technique: CT-Angiography; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Aneurysms;

    CECT axial section showing biventricular communication of LV pseudoaneurysm.

     
    Area of Interest: Cardiac; Imaging Technique: CT-Angiography; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Aneurysms;
     
     
  • Figure 5
    Intraoperative finding

    Intraoperative image showing right ventricular opening of LV pseudoaneurysm.

     
    Area of Interest: Cardiac; Imaging Technique: Experimental; Procedure: Surgery; Special Focus: Aneurysms;
     
     
  • Figure 6
    Volume Rendering Technique CT
     

    VRT image showing lobulated saccular giant LV pseudoaneurysm.

     
    Area of Interest: Cardiac; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Aneurysms;

    VRT image showing giant LV pseudoaneurysm.

     
    Area of Interest: Cardiac; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Aneurysms;
     
     
Frontal radiograph of chest showing an outward bulge from the left cardiac border.
 
CECT axial section showing a lobulated saccular giant LV pseudoaneurysm parallel to the main pulmonary artery.
 
CECT sagittal reformation showing giant left ventricular pseudoaneurysm causing disruption of basal anterior septum and basal anterior myocardium of left ventricle and projecting superiorly.
 
CECT sagittal section showing biventricular communication of LV pseudoaneurysm.
 
CECT axial section showing biventricular communication of LV pseudoaneurysm.
 
Intraoperative image showing right ventricular opening of LV pseudoaneurysm.
 
VRT image showing lobulated saccular giant LV pseudoaneurysm.
 
VRT image showing giant LV pseudoaneurysm.
 
 
 
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