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Dyspnea in a patient with Eisenmenger syndrome

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 50-year-old woman presented with worsening dyspnea.
  • Her medical history indicated fixed pulmonary hypertension due to congenital heart disease
    (Eisenmenger syndrome) that had not been treated surgically.

  • CT was performed for anatomical evaluation.