Mitral annulus calcification

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Incidental findings. SOB.

Patient Data

Age: 90 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

Chest x-ray

The heart is enlarged and there is prominent calcification of the mitral annulus is noted. Bilateral pleural effusions, greater on the left, are again demonstrated.

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Case information

rID: 23707
Case created: 4th Jul 2013
Last edited: 16th Feb 2017
Systems: Chest, Cardiac
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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