Coarctation of the aorta

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

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


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
Published: 24th May 2009
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
System: Vascular
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