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Atypical chest pain in a patient with bypasses

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

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

1. Patient presentation

  • A 62-year-old man presented with atypical chest pain.
  • The patient had a history of coronary bypass grafts 5 years earlier, with 2 venous grafts
    (aorta to LAD and aorta to diagonal).

  • No recent change was depicted on ECG.
  • Contrast-enhanced cardiac CT was performed to assess bypass patency.