X-ray

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...”

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