EURORAD ESR

Case 2205

Takayasu arteritis

Author(s)
Iezzi R, Di Fabio F, Salute L, Basilico R
 
Patient
female, 40 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Thoraco-abdominal aorta
     

    MIP image shows the presence of parietal cuff calcifications involving the aortic arch and descending thoracic aorta.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Thoraco-abdominal aorta;

    MIP image shows the presence of parietal cuff calcifications involving the abdominal aorta.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Thoraco-abdominal aorta;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Aortic arch and its branches
     

    VRT image shows occlusion of the right subclavian artery and stenosis of the left subclavian artery (straight arrows).

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Aortic arch and its branches;

    Axial image shows occlusion of the right subclavian artery (straight arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Aortic arch and its branches;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Renal arteries
     

    MIP image shows a significant stenosis of the proximal left renal artery and pseudo-obstruction of the proximal right renal artery (straight arrows).

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Renal arteries;

    Axial image shows a pseudo-obstruction of the proximal right renal artery (straight arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Renal arteries;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    Coeliac trunk
     

    Axial image demonstrates a significant stenosis on the proximal coeliac trunk (straight arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Coeliac trunk;

    MIP image demonstrates evidence of collateral circulation (duodenal-pancreatic arch) and significant stenosis on the proximal coeliac trunk (straight arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Coeliac trunk;
     
     
MIP image shows the presence of parietal cuff calcifications involving the aortic arch and descending thoracic aorta.
 
MIP image shows the presence of parietal cuff calcifications involving the abdominal aorta.
 
VRT image shows occlusion of the right subclavian artery and stenosis of the left subclavian artery (straight arrows).
 
Axial image shows occlusion of the right subclavian artery (straight arrow).
 
MIP image shows a significant stenosis of the proximal left renal artery and pseudo-obstruction of the proximal right renal artery (straight arrows).
 
Axial image shows a pseudo-obstruction of the proximal right renal artery (straight arrow).
 
Axial image demonstrates a significant stenosis on the proximal coeliac trunk (straight arrow).
 
MIP image demonstrates evidence of collateral circulation (duodenal-pancreatic arch) and significant stenosis on the proximal coeliac trunk (straight arrow).
 
 
 
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