Coarctation of the aorta

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Modality: X-ray

Small aortic arch and descending aorta silhouette. Inferior rib notching best seen on the 4th and 5th right ribs. 

Modality: MRI

Focal stenosis in the mid aortic arch with dilated collaterals. 

Case Discussion

Adult-type coarctation of the aorta.

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Case Information

rID: 6289
Case created: 24th May 2009
Last edited: 16th Nov 2015
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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