Prominent pericardial fat pad

Case contributed by A/Prof Stefan Heinze

Presentation

Chest pain.

Patient Data

Age: 61
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

Faintly dense opacity right heart border. Visible anteriorly on the lateral projection. 

Modality: CT

Prominent right epicardial fat pad correlates with CXR opacity. No other abnormality. 

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Case Information

rID: 37899
Case created: 25th Jun 2015
Last edited: 11th Sep 2015
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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