Incidental dual source computed tomography imaging of ductal aortic coarctation, left subclavian artery stenosis and bicuspid aortic valve in a patient admitted for atypical chest pain.
Gorka Bastarrika (a), Carlo Nicola De Cecco (b), Amedeo Anselmi (c) and Jesus Herreros (d)
(a) Servicio de Radiología, Clinica Universitaria, Universidad de Navarra, Avenida Pio XII, 36. 31008 Pamplona, Spain
(b) Department of Radiological Sciences, University of Rome ?Sapienza?, St. Andrea Hospital, Via di Grottarossa, 1035. 00189 Rome, Italy
(c) Division of Cardiac Surgery, Catholic University, Largo Agostino Gemelli, 8. 00100 Rome, Italy
(d) Departamento de Cardiocirurgia, Clinica Universitaria, Universidad de Navarra, Avenida Pio XII, 36. 31008 Pamplona, Spain
Magazine: Interactive CardioVascular Thoracic Surgery
Date: Aug 12, 2009Radiology [SP]
A case of incidental ductal aortic coarctation with left subclavian artery stenosis at the origin, severely calcified and stenotic bicuspid aortic valve, and normal coronary arteries demonstrated by single breath hold dual source computed tomography angiography in a 46-year-old man admitted for acute chest pain is presented.
CITATION Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2008 May;7(3):504-5
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