Left ventricular aneurysm

Case contributed by Naeem Jagirdar
Diagnosis probable


Dehydrated, confused, previous history of coronary artery disease.

Patient Data

Age: Adult
Gender: Female

Infradiaphragmatic cardiac apex and elevated left cardiac border denoting left ventricular enlargement. Linear calcified opacities projected over the left heart border suggesting a left ventricular aneurysm.

Case Discussion

Differential diagnosis would include left ventricular pseudoaneurysm which has a more narrow neck.

How to use cases

You can use Radiopaedia cases in a variety of ways to help you learn and teach.

Creating your own cases is easy.

Updating… Please wait.

 Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

 Thank you for updating your details.