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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.