Prominent pericardial fat pad

Case contributed by A/Prof Stefan Heinze


Chest pain.

Patient Data

Age: 61
Gender: Male

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


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

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Case information

rID: 37899
Published: 1st Jul 2015
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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