Takayasu Arteritis Treated by Aortic Stenting

Professor Marilyn Siegel, MD
Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, USA

An 11-year-old girl with Takayasu arteritis and abdominal aortic narrowing underwent stent placement. A Dual Energy CT (DECT) examination was performed to evaluate the size of the aorta, the stent integrity, and the need for additional surgery.