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Case 1917

Angio-CT examination in rare congenital aortic arch malformation

Author(s)
Schiszler T, Karteszi H, Kiss K, Mako E
 
Patient
female, 41 year(s)
 
 
  • Published 11.09.2003
  • DOI 10.1594/EURORAD/CASE.1917
  • Section Cardiovascular
  • Case Type Clinical Cases
  • Difficulty Resident
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  • Figure 1
    PA and lateral chest X-ray
     

    Widening of the upper mediastinum to the left is seen.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: PA and lateral chest X-ray;

    Lateral view shows an abnormality of the aortic arch.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: PA and lateral chest X-ray;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    MIP reconstruction, angio-CT
     

    Coarctation and retroflexion of the arch is well seen on this image.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: MIP reconstruction, angio-CT;

    Cervical aortic arch is well seen.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: MIP reconstruction, angio-CT;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    3D reconstruction, angio-CT
     

    Cervical aortic arch is seen with coarctation and with retroflexion of the arch.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: 3D reconstruction, angio-CT;

    The complete thoracic aorta is well seen.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: 3D reconstruction, angio-CT;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    3D reconstruction, angio-CT
     

    Cervical aortic arch is seen with coarctation and with retroflexion of the arch.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: 3D reconstruction, angio-CT;

    Coarctation and flexion is well visible.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: 3D reconstruction, angio-CT;
     
     
  • Figure 5
    3D reconstruction, angio-CT
     

    Retroflexion of the arch is seen.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: 3D reconstruction, angio-CT;

    Coarctation and retroflexion is seen.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: 3D reconstruction, angio-CT;
     
     
Widening of the upper mediastinum to the left is seen.
 
Lateral view shows an abnormality of the aortic arch.
 
Coarctation and retroflexion of the arch is well seen on this image.
 
Cervical aortic arch is well seen.
 
Cervical aortic arch is seen with coarctation and with retroflexion of the arch.
 
The complete thoracic aorta is well seen.
 
Cervical aortic arch is seen with coarctation and with retroflexion of the arch.
 
Coarctation and flexion is well visible.
 
Retroflexion of the arch is seen.
 
Coarctation and retroflexion is seen.
 
 
 
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