Left atrial appendage occlusion device

Case contributed by Dr Christian Acksteiner

Patient Data

Age: 75
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

A metallic umbrella like device is projected in the region of the left atrium. This is a left atrial appendage occlusion device. Note the coronary stent adjacent to the occlusion device on the lateral projection.

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Case Information

rID: 37381
Case created: 5th Jun 2015
Last edited: 30th Sep 2015
Systems: Chest, Cardiac
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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