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Absent radial pulse after aortic stenting

Author: Jean-François Paul, MD, Plessis-Robinson, France
Body Region: Cardiovascular

1. Patient presentation
2. CT Images
3. CT Findings
4. Diagnosis
5. References

1. Patient presentation

  • An 82-year-old man underwent successful aortic stent placement for a thoracic aorta aneurysm.
  • He presented one week later with left arm pain and absent left radial pulse.
  • Contrast-enhanced dual-source CT was performed to examine the aortic stent.