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Case 8683

Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension: vascular and parenchymal signs.

Author(s)
Van den Bergh K, De Wever W.
 
Patient
male, 73 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Conventional radiography.

    Fig. 1-Conventional radiography shows a normal chest radiograph.

     
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Contrast enhanced computed tomography.

    Fig. 2-Contrast enhanced computed tomography shows residual mural-adherent filling defects in the right pulmonary artery.

     
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Computed tomography.

    Fig. 3–Computed tomography shows a mosaic perfusion pattern.

     
     
     
  • Figure 4
    Pulmonary angiogram.

    Fig. 4-The mural-adherent filling defect, visualized on CT, can be visualized on the right pulmonary angiogram as an intimal irregularity.

     
     
     
  • Figure 5
    Pulmonary angiogram.

    Fig. 5-Right pulmonary angiogram shows an enlarged right main pulmonary artery.

     
     
     
Fig. 1-Conventional radiography shows a normal chest radiograph.
 
Fig. 2-Contrast enhanced computed tomography shows residual mural-adherent filling defects in the right pulmonary artery.
 
Fig. 3–Computed tomography shows a mosaic perfusion pattern.
 
Fig. 4-The mural-adherent filling defect, visualized on CT, can be visualized on the right pulmonary angiogram as an intimal irregularity.
 
Fig. 5-Right pulmonary angiogram shows an enlarged right main pulmonary artery.
 
 
 
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