From the case: Pericardial effusion

CT
Axial C+ CTPA
Systems: Cardiac
Section: Pathology
Modality: CT (C+ CTPA)

- “ This case demonstrates that not all enlarged cardiac silhouettes on chest x-ray are due to cardiomegaly.  ”

Used in the following article:

  • Pericardial effusion - “ Pericardial effusions occur when excess fluid collects in the pericardial space (a normal pericardial sac contains approximately 30-50 mL of fluid...”

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