Coronary stents on chest x-ray

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe


Central chest pain.

Patient Data

Age: 70
Gender: Male

Sternotomy wires, mediastinal surgical clips and coronary stents are noted. 

Case Discussion

Coronary stents are used for percutaneous treatment of coronary artery disease. 

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Case information

rID: 32716
Case created: 10th Dec 2014
Last edited: 30th Aug 2015
Systems: Chest, Cardiac
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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