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Case 14125

Aortitis with extrinsic compression of left main trunk: role of cardiac computed tomography

Author(s)
H. Barahioui[SUP :1], A. soufiani[SUP :1], N. Fellat[SUP :1], R. Fellat[SUP :1], M. Bensaoud2, A. Bayi2, Y. Omor2, S. Moughil2

(1) Department of Cardiology A,
(2) Department of Cardiovascular surgery B,
Ibn Sina hospital, Rabat, Morocco
 
Patient
female, 43 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Cardiac CT

    Cardiac CT revealed a periaortic thickening.

     
    Area of Interest: Cardiovascular system; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Computer Applications-3D; Special Focus: Cardiac Assist Devices;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Cardiac CT scan

    Periaortic thickening that compressed the left main coronary artery.

     
    Area of Interest: Cardiovascular system; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Computer Applications-3D; Special Focus: Cardiac Assist Devices;
     
     
Cardiac CT revealed a periaortic thickening.
 
Periaortic thickening that compressed the left main coronary artery.
 
 
 
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