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Acute ischemia of the leg

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

  • A 70-year-old man presented with acute ischemia of the right leg.
  • A contrast-enhanced aortic and cardiac acquisition using dual-source multidetector CT was
    performed to look for a possible source of embolism.