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Pre-sternal murmur

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 3-month-old boy presented with a pre-sternal murmur.
  • At echocardiography, aortic coarctation was suspected, but the aortic arch could not be seen.
  • Clinically, both radial pulses were present.
  • Contrast-enhanced CT was performed to obtain additional anatomical information.