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Shortness of breath and a pacemaker

    Author: Jean-François Paul, MD, Plessis-Robinson, France
    Body Region: Cardiovascular

    1. Patient Presentation
    2. CT Images
    3. CT Findings
    4. Diagnosis

    1. Patient Presentation

    • A 75-year-old man presented with shortness of breath.
    • Medical history revealed arrhythmia treated with a pacemaker.
    • Echocardiography revealed an enlarged left ventricle and an ejection fraction of 35%.
    • CT was performed to evaluate the coronary arteries.