Name the causes for small heart size.

Modality: X-ray

- “ Known eating disorder patient. No bezoar. ”

Used in the following article:

  • Differential diagnosis for a small cardiothoracic ratio - “ A small cardiothoracic ratio (CTR) as defined as <42%/0.42 when assessed on a PA chest radiograph, and can be due to number of entities: adrenal ...”
  • Anorexia nervosa - “ Anorexia nervosa is a psychiatric disorder characterised by distorted self-perception of body weight leading to starvation, obsession with remaini...”

View full size version of Small heart from anorexia

Updating… Please wait.

Alert accept

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

Alert accept Thank you for updating your details.