Azygos arch valve

Case contributed by Maarten Smits

Presentation

Analysis for fatigue

Patient Data

Age: 34
Gender: Male
CT

CT venous phase

As an incidental finding in this study there is contrast remaining in the azygos vein, delineating the valve present halfway along the azygos arch. On a first glance, this might be mistaken for a calcified nodule. Note the tricuspid aspect of this venous valve on the coronal image.

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Case information

rID: 39866
Case created: 24th Sep 2015
Last edited: 19th Dec 2015
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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