Saddle pulmonary embolism

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

Presentation

25 year-old male with history of shortness of breath.

Patient Data

Age: 25
Gender: Male
Modality: CT
Modality: Ultrasound
Modality: X-ray

Case Discussion

CTPA demonstrates saddle pulmonary embolism. DVT was confirmed by US Doppler study of the lower limb.

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Case Information

rID: 9177
Case created: 22nd Mar 2010
Last edited: 29th Nov 2015
Systems: Chest, Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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