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Case 3005

A case of thromboangiitis obliterans or Buerger’s disease.

Author(s)
Pratali A, Lazzereschi M, Lunardi A, Granai G, Bartolozzi C
 
Patient
male, 40 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Color-Doppler sonography of the distal right ulnar artery.

    The scan showing the presence of a severe caliber reduction and of an obstruction in the right ulnar artery at the wrist.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Color-Doppler sonography of the distal right ulnar artery.;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Digital subtraction angiography of the right hand
     

    Angiogram confirming the severe caliber reduction and the obstruction of the distal ulnar artery. The palmar arch, supplied by collateral artery from the interosseous artery, presents with multiple segmental...

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Digital subtraction angiography of the right hand;

    Angiogram showing several occlusions of digital arteries. Corkscrew collaterals are also evident.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Digital subtraction angiography of the right hand;

    The image demonstrating the distal occlusion of the radial artery.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Digital subtraction angiography of the right hand;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Digital subtraction angiography of the left hand
     

    Angiogram depicting obstruction of ulnar and radial arteries at the level of the wrist. Palmar arch is supplied by ulnar artery collateral.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Digital subtraction angiography of the left hand;

    Several occlusions of digital arteries with corkscrew collaterals are shown.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Digital subtraction angiography of the left hand;
     
     
The scan showing the presence of a severe caliber reduction and of an obstruction in the right ulnar artery at the wrist.
 
Angiogram confirming the severe caliber reduction and the obstruction of the distal ulnar artery. The palmar arch, supplied by collateral artery from the interosseous artery, presents with multiple segmental obstructions.
 
Angiogram showing several occlusions of digital arteries. Corkscrew collaterals are also evident.
 
The image demonstrating the distal occlusion of the radial artery.
 
Angiogram depicting obstruction of ulnar and radial arteries at the level of the wrist. Palmar arch is supplied by ulnar artery collateral.
 
Several occlusions of digital arteries with corkscrew collaterals are shown.
 
 
 
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