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Coronary stent evaluation

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 56-year-old man presented with chest pain.
  • His medical history included a percutaneous intervention, with one stent inserted in the LAD and one in a diagonal branch, for an acute coronary syndrome 6 months earlier.
  • Cardiac CT was performed to evaluate the patency of the stents.