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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.