Scimitar sign of cystic adventitial disease

Dr Dan J Bell and A.Prof Frank Gaillard et al.

Scimitar sign traditionally referred to a catheter angiographic appearance, although it can also be seen on MRA and CTA. It denotes lateral displacement and stenosis of the popliteal artery in patients with cystic adventitial disease

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rID: 12895
System: Vascular
Section: Signs
Tag: knee
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