Coarctation of the aorta

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MRI

MRA demonstrating severe short segment coarctation of the aorta just distal to the aortic arch with collateral supply demonstrated via the internal thoracic and perivertebral arteries. 

Annotated image

Arrow indicates position of coarctation. 

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Case information

rID: 11320
Case created: 20th Oct 2010
Last edited: 11th Sep 2015
Systems: Chest, Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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