Atrial septal defect

Case contributed by RMH Core Conditions

Presentation

Post trauma.

Patient Data

Age: 51
Gender: Female
X-ray

Cardiac contour is at the upper limit of normal for size.

The aortic arch is small, and the pulmonary trunk prominent, consistent with previous history of atrial septal defect.

Lungs and pleural spaces are clear. No pneumothorax shown. No displaced fracture.

Case Discussion

Patient has a known history of atrial septal defect. 

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Case information

rID: 34560
Case created: 26th Feb 2015
Last edited: 7th Dec 2016
Systems: Chest, Cardiac
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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