Coronary stent (on chest x-ray)

Case contributed by Dr. Fabián Andrés Castrillo


Incidental finding in control chest x-ray for long-term cough.

Patient Data

Age: 75 years
Gender: Female

Right coronary stent.

No parenchymal opacities. No pleural effusions.

Case Discussion

The patient had a history of an acute myocardial infarction with stent implantation in the right coronary artery.

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