Thoracic aorta coarctation

Case contributed by Dr J. Ray Ballinger

Presentation

History of heart murmur picked up on a routine physical examination. Patient admits to easy fatigue while running in school.

Patient Data

Age: 14 years
Gender: Male
Modality: CT
Focal narrowing of the thoracic aorta consistent with coarctation.
Modality: MRI

Focal narrowing of the thoracic aorta consistent with coarctation.

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Case Information

rID: 23744
Case created: 6th Jul 2013
Last edited: 18th Sep 2015
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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