Alexis Jacquier (auth.)'s CMR and MDCT in Cardiac Masses: From Acquisition Protocols PDF


By Alexis Jacquier (auth.)

This e-book, special in focusing in particular on cardiac plenty, is the results of cooperation between a few groups of radiologists operating below the aegis of the French Society of Cardiovascular Imaging (SFICV). Its aim is to at least one) evaluate the various CMR sequences and CT acquisition protocols used to discover cardiac lots, 2) to illustrate different CMR and MDCT good points of cardiac lots. it's been designed as a instructing software and gives an absolutely illustrated compendium of scientific situations, tables summarizing information, and decision-making timber crucial in daily perform. it really is offered as a realistic guide and will be both learn conceal to hide or consulted at any time when wanted in the course of a cardiac imaging task. The publication is meant for all scholars and skilled practitioners, no matter if radiologists or now not, who're drawn to cardiac or thoracic pathology.

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It can be very tricky to diagnose catheter-induced thrombi because these patients often have a potentially metastatic disorder. Anticoagulant treatment is sometimes required to confirm the diagnosis [44]. 7 Thrombus and Uptake of Contrast Medium Pierre Cassagneaux, Guillaume Louis, Arthur Varoquaux, Vincent Vidal, Jean Michel Bartoli, Guy Moulin, Jean-Yves Gaubert, and Alexis Jacquier Case Report A male, age 65 years, was admitted to hospital for the management of heart failure secondary to chronic alcohol intoxication.

1 Myxoma Julie Mayer, Valérie Chabbert, and Hervé Rousseau Case Report A female patient age 44 years was admitted to hospital in an emergency setting for chest pain and hemoptysis. She had an angioscan and was diagnosed with pulmonary embolism. By chance the scan also revealed a mass in the patient’s left atrium. A cardiac MDCT and a CMR were ordered as part of the preoperative workup. Diagnosis Myxoma of the left atrium.  1 Cardiac MDCT, MPR short-axis view of a reconstruction of the fossa ovalis (Fig.

Her cardiac enzyme levels were normal. A CMR was performed to look for LV thrombi. Diagnosis LV apical thrombus complicating the evolution of a myocardial infarct in the territory of the anterior interventricular artery. The stroke was due to migration of a part of the thrombus into the main circulation.  1 Late enhancement images in the four-chamber view (a) and the two-chamber view (b), 10 min after contrast injection showing late transmural hyper enhancement of the apex of the LV, indicating transmural myocardial necrosis (arrows).

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