Tetralogy of Fallot

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Modality: X-ray

Right upper lobe collapse and an abnormal cardiomediastinal contour with elevated cardiac apex.

Modality: X-ray

At 10 weeks, there is elevation of the cardiac apex.

Case Discussion

Neonatal CXRs in a cyanotic child, demonstrate elevation of the cardiac apex, suspicious for right ventricular hypertrophy. Tetralogy of Fallot is suspected (echo / surgically proven)

Case courtesy of Bob Cook, MD. Western Memorial Regional Hospital Corner Brook, Newfoundland.

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Case Information

rID: 8049
Case created: 5th Jan 2010
Last edited: 27th Nov 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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