Items tagged “left atrium”

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Ortner syndrome

Ortner syndrome, also known as cardiovocal syndrome, is characterized by hoarse voice resulting from left recurrent laryngeal nerve palsy secondary to a cardiovascular disorder. Pathology Left recurrent laryngeal nerve palsy in this condition is due to traction or compression of the nerve betw...
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Unroofed coronary sinus

An unroofed coronary sinus, a.k.a. coronary sinus type ASD, is a rare variant of atrial septal defect (ASD). The atrial wall between the coronary sinus and left atrium is either partially or completely absent, resulting in a right-to-left shunt. It is associated with persistent left-sided super...
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Left atrial appendage closure device

 Diagnosis certain
Chris O'Donnell
Published 10 Aug 2016
95% complete
CT
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Left atrial line

A left atrial (LA) line monitors left atrial pressures acting as a surrogate for left ventricular function, preload and afterload. The left atrial line enters from the left superior pulmonary vein and exits the far side of the chest. The left atrial line is a single lumen catheter unlike the ri...
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Left atrial appendage closure device - AtriClip

 Diagnosis certain
Aneta Kecler-Pietrzyk
Published 25 Mar 2017
94% complete
X-ray
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Cardiomegaly with left atrium enlargement

 Diagnosis certain
Mohammad Osama Hussein Yonso
Published 22 Jan 2021
94% complete
X-ray
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Left atrial enlargement

 Diagnosis certain
Rade Kovač
Published 26 Apr 2022
95% complete
CT
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Left atrial thrombus resulting in stroke

 Diagnosis almost certain
Stefan Tigges
Published 22 Mar 2022
74% complete
CTX-ray
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Small cell lung cancer invading the left atrium

 Diagnosis certain
Stefan Tigges
Published 06 Jul 2022
92% complete
CT