Vascular compression of oesophagus

Case contributed by Dr Chris O'Donnell

Presentation

Dysphagia for solids getting worse

Patient Data

Age: 85
Gender: Female
Barium

Oral contrast given immediately prior to CT. Oesophagus compressed between an ectatic thoracic aorta and a prominent left atrium

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 17487
Case created: 18th Apr 2012
Last edited: 10th Oct 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.
Loadinganimation

Alert accept

Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

Alert accept Thank you for updating your details.