Coarctation of the aorta

Case contributed by Radswiki

Note: This case has been tagged as "legacy" as it no longer meets image preparation and/or other case publication guidelines.

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. 

Case Discussion

This case was donated to Radiopaedia.org by Radswiki.net.

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 11320
Published: 20th Oct 2010
Last edited: 7th Dec 2020
System: Chest, Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included