By Conrad Wittram
Packed with particular, truly categorised radiologic photos on each web page,
this lavishly illustrated atlas teaches readers the way to determine and quick
diagnose the spectrum of pulmonary vascular pathologies utilizing the whole diversity of
imaging modalities. each one concise but finished bankruptcy presents systematic
coverage of the imaging manifestations of universal, unusual, and infrequent illnesses.
Explanatory textual content vitamins each one fine quality snapshot to spotlight in simple terms the main
relevant, must-know information.
- In-depth assurance of the way the pulmonary vessels are
tormented by congenital anomalies, cardiac affliction, emboli, in situ thrombosis,
vasculitis, tumors, aneurysms, and different key lung vessel pathologies
- 359 high-resolution radiologic pictures reveal a
large choice of imaging modalities, from radiography, angiography, and
multislice CT, to MRI, ultrasound, and nuclear imaging
- Succinct bullet-point layout allows speedy and straightforward
- High-quality angiogiographic and correlative CT
photos and instructive drawings illustrate the diagnostic standards of
- Tips on easy methods to realize pulmonary embolism mimics,
such as partial quantity and flow-related artifacts
This image-rich quantity is
ideal for clinicians, fellows, and citizens in radiology, respiration medication,
emergency drugs, cardiology, and cardiothoracic surgical procedure as either an academic instrument and a elementary reference for daily practice.
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7), often with increased pulmonary vasculature and occasionally edema. ◆ A B Fig. 7 (A–C) Truncus arteriosus in a neonate. (A) Chest radiograph demonstrates cardiomegaly as well as superior mediastinal fullness, consistent with a truncus arteriosus, with normal-appearing lungs and pleural spaces. (B) Echocardiogram demonstrates a truncus arteriosus (TA) with an echogenic septum (arrow). (Continued on page 24) 24 Atlas of Pulmonary Vascular Imaging Fig. 7 (Continued) Truncus arteriosus in a neonate.
A) The chest radiograph demonstrates some prominence of the right side of the heart. The pulmonary vasculature appears prominent. (B) Magnetic resonance image (MRI) demonstrates the right inferior pulmonary vein and superior vena cava (arrows) draining into a confluence before flowing into the right atrium. (C) Axial MRI demonstrates the left inferior pulmonary veins forming a common trunk before entering into the right atrium (arrow). 2 Congenital Anomalies Fig. 18 Supracardiac total anomalous pulmonary venous connection in a 9-month-old boy.
The next most common presentation (type 2) consists of one intercostobronchial trunk on the right and one artery on the left (Fig. 17). ◆ Fig. 17 Illustration of the common bronchial artery patterns. An equally common pattern (type 3) consists of two arteries on the right (one intercostobronchial trunk and a right bronchial artery) and two left bronchial arteries (Fig. 17). ◆ The least common pattern (type 4) consists of two arteries on the right (one intercostobronchial trunk and a right bronchial artery) and one left bronchial artery (Fig.
Atlas of pulmonary vascular imaging by Conrad Wittram