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Progressive shortness of breath

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 woman was admitted for progressive shortness of breath.
  • Doppler ultrasonography of the heart disclosed abnormal cardiac motion, but the acoustic window
    was poor.

  • Contrast-enhanced cardiac computed tomography was performed for further evaluation.