Computed Tomography News & Stories
Coronary bifurcation stenosis – hemodynamically relevant?
[**] Join Us at Our Symposia at ECR 2020!
This year’s ECR is coming up and Siemens Healthineers Computed Tomography will offer two symposia together with Bayer.
[**] Isolated Common Iliac Artery Aneurysm – Complicated by Peripheral Artery Insufficiency in the Lower Limb?
An 80-year-old male patient, complaining of chest discomfort, shortness of breath and lower limb edema, came to the hospital for a checkup. A Dual Energy (DE) CT angiography (CTA), followed by a dynamic 4D CTA were performed for evaluation.
[**] Extensive Takayasu Arteritis
A 43-year-old female patient, complaining of chest tightness and shortness of breath upon exertion, was admitted to our hospital. The symptoms began a year ago and had aggravated over the past 10 days. The patient had a history of hypertension for the past five years.
[**] Turner Syndrome with Aortic Coarctation and Thin Intraluminal Obstructive Ring: A Critical Stenosis Preserved by Iterative Reconstruction
A 7-year-old girl was presented for an evaluation of her small stature when compared to her peers. She was evaluated by an endocrinologist and diagnosed with Turner syndrome. An echocardiography showed a discrete aortic narrowing, consistent with an aortic coarctation. A CT angiography of the chest was performed for further evaluation.