DSA (angiography)
DSA
Frontal Aorta
DSA
System: Vascular
Section: Signs
Tag: aorta
Modality: DSA (angiography) (Aorta)

- “ Coarctation of the aorta just distal to the origin of the left subclavian artery. CXR shows good example of the figure 3 sign.  ”

Used in the following article:

  • Coarctation of the aorta - “ Coarctation of the aorta (CoA) refers to a narrowing of the aortic lumen. Epidemiology Coarctations account for between 5-8% of all congenital h...”
  • Figure 3 sign - “ The figure 3 sign is seen in aortic coarctation and is formed by prestenotic dilatation of the aortic arch and left subclavian artery, indentation...”

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