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Case 8547

Intramyocardial Fat Foci in Tuberous Sclerosis Patients

Author(s)
Ajlan AM.
 
Patient
female, 31 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Patient 1 : 31-year-old female with TS.

    Non-enhanced trans-axial chest CT image viewed with soft tissue window at the level of the heart shows a subtle intramyocardial fat focus in the left ventricular free wall (arrow).

     
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Patient 2 (complementary case): 32-year-old male with TS.

    IV-contrast-enhanced trans-axial chest CT image viewed with soft tissue window at the level of the heart shows a subtle intramyocardial fat focus in the interventricular septum near the left ventricular apex (arrow).

     
     
     
Non-enhanced trans-axial chest CT image viewed with soft tissue window at the level of the heart shows a subtle intramyocardial fat focus in the left ventricular free wall (arrow).
 
IV-contrast-enhanced trans-axial chest CT image viewed with soft tissue window at the level of the heart shows a subtle intramyocardial fat focus in the interventricular septum near the left ventricular apex (arrow).
 
 
 
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