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451 Possible Causes for Cardiomegaly on Chest X-ray, Tortuosity of Thoracic Aorta

  • Acromegaly

    Chest X-ray – may show cardiomegaly and osteoporosis .[] The electrocardiogram (ECG) was in sinus rhythm at 40 bpm with left bundle-branch block, and the chest x-ray disclosed cardiomegaly.[]

    Missing: Tortuosity of Thoracic Aorta
  • Aortic Valve Stenosis

    aorta, severe “unfolding” and tortuosity of the thoracic aorta; access characteristics that would preclude safe placement of 14F or 16F Edwards eSheath introducer set, such[] […] aortic arch atheroma (especially if thick [ 5 mm], protruding, or ulcerated) or narrowing (especially with calcification and surface irregularities) of the abdominal or thoracic[] […] as severe obstructive calcification, severe tortuosity, or diameter less than 5.5 mm or 6 mm, respectively; or bulky calcified aortic valve leaflets in close proximity to[]

  • Appendicitis

    On arrival, chest X-ray showed prominent aortic arch without cardiomegaly. CT of the abdomen/pelvis showed aortic dissection in descending aorta without rupture.[] CT of the chest displayed sparing of ascending and aortic arch. Ultrasound Doppler of the kidney displayed mild renal artery stenosis.[]

    Missing: Tortuosity of Thoracic Aorta
  • Gallbladder Empyema

    Chest X-ray revealed borderline cardiomegaly with widening and tortuosity of thoracic aorta.[] Chest X-ray revealed borderline cardiomegaly with widening and tortuosity of thoracic aorta.[]

  • Cardiomegaly

    Abramoff and Pruitt who used bedside ultrasound to evaluate a patient with cardiomegaly on chest X-ray.[] Specialty: Cardiology MeSH Code: D006332 ICD 9 Code: 429.3 Cardiomegaly on chest X-ray and a pacemaker Source: Wikipedia Coding Notes for I51.7 Info for medical coders on[] Below is a list of tests and how they test for cardiomegaly: 1. Chest X-Ray : X-ray images help see the condition of the lungs and heart.[]

    Missing: Tortuosity of Thoracic Aorta
  • Endocardial Cushion Defect

    X-ray Cardiomegaly with increased pulmonary vascular markings Treatment Close the atrial and/or ventricular septal defects with patch material and repair the atrioventricular[] Chest x-ray shows cardiomegaly with right atrial enlargement, biventricular enlargement, a prominent main pulmonary artery segment, and increased pulmonary vascular markings[] […] cleft in left atrioventriular valve Cardiac Auscultation Pulmonary flow murmur Atrioventricular regurgitation Electrocardiogram Left axis deviation Biventricular hypertrophy Chest[]

    Missing: Tortuosity of Thoracic Aorta
  • Pericardial Effusion

    We suggest that any patient who develops chest pain, tachycardia, cardiomegaly on chest X-ray or has signs of hypoxemia should be evaluated for PEF through echocardiography[] ECG strip showing declining and rising QRS amplitude in a patient with pericardial effusion Chest X-ray: Chest X ray can show cardiomegaly if sufficient fluid is present.[] Chest X-ray: This can reveal whether there is any enlargement of the heart or not which can rule in or rule out cardiomegaly as a cause of the heart murmur.[]

    Missing: Tortuosity of Thoracic Aorta
  • Endomyocardial Fibrosis

    Chest X-ray showed cardiomegaly. Echocardiogram showed dilated right atrium and obliteration of the apex of the right ventricle.[] The right atrium (RA) is ectatic Click here to view Other investigations Cardiomegaly on plain chest X-rays were seen in all patients.[] Mild cardiomegaly, dilated main pulmonary artery segment, and dense ringed calcification within the cardiac silhoutte were noted on the X-ray chest [Figure 1] a.[]

    Missing: Tortuosity of Thoracic Aorta
  • Rhabdomyoma of the Myocardium

    Chest X-ray was suggestive of gross cardiomegaly with a cardiothoracic ratio of 90%. The left lung was not visualized [Figure 1] .[] Figure 1: Chest X-ray showing significant cardiomegaly (cardio-thoracic ratio 90%) Click here to view After counseling the parents, the infant was taken up for surgery on[]

    Missing: Tortuosity of Thoracic Aorta
  • High Output Heart Failure

    The chest X-ray showed cardiomegaly and dilatation of the pulmonary artery.[] His chest X-ray demonstrated mild cardiomegaly and evidence of pulmonary edema.[] A chest X-ray demonstrated cardiomegaly with no acute abnormality.[]

    Missing: Tortuosity of Thoracic Aorta

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