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AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2009 Jan;192(1):W20-7. doi: 10.2214/AJR.08.1364.

MDCT angiography after open thoracic aortic surgery: pearls and pitfalls.

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Department of Radiology, Division of Cardiothoracic Imaging, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3808, Erwin Rd., Durham, NC 27710, USA. jenny.hoang@duke.edu

Abstract

OBJECTIVE:

The purpose of this article is to review open thoracic aortic surgical techniques and to describe the range of postoperative findings on CT angiography (CTA).

CONCLUSION:

An understanding of surgical thoracic aortic procedures will allow appropriate differentiation of normal from abnormal CTA findings on postoperative imaging.

PMID:
19098168
DOI:
10.2214/AJR.08.1364
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

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