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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 .[myvmc.com] The electrocardiogram (ECG) was in sinus rhythm at 40 bpm with left bundle-branch block, and the chest x-ray disclosed cardiomegaly.[revespcardiol.org]

    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[edwards.com] […] aortic arch atheroma (especially if thick [ 5 mm], protruding, or ulcerated) or narrowing (especially with calcification and surface irregularities) of the abdominal or thoracic[edwards.com] […] 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[edwards.com]

  • 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.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] CT of the chest displayed sparing of ascending and aortic arch. Ultrasound Doppler of the kidney displayed mild renal artery stenosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Tortuosity of Thoracic Aorta
  • Gallbladder Empyema

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

  • Cardiomegaly

    Abramoff and Pruitt who used bedside ultrasound to evaluate a patient with cardiomegaly on chest X-ray.[em.emory.edu] 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[icd.codes] 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.[ipfs.io]

    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[echocardiology.org] Chest x-ray shows cardiomegaly with right atrial enlargement, biventricular enlargement, a prominent main pulmonary artery segment, and increased pulmonary vascular markings[merckmanuals.com] […] cleft in left atrioventriular valve Cardiac Auscultation Pulmonary flow murmur Atrioventricular regurgitation Electrocardiogram Left axis deviation Biventricular hypertrophy Chest[echocardiology.org]

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  • 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[nature.com] 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.[iame.com] 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.[epainassist.com]

    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.[ingentaconnect.com] The right atrium (RA) is ectatic Click here to view Other investigations Cardiomegaly on plain chest X-rays were seen in all patients.[annalspc.com] 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.[heartviews.org]

    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] .[jcnonweb.com] 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[jcnonweb.com]

    Missing: Tortuosity of Thoracic Aorta
  • High Output Heart Failure

    The chest X-ray showed cardiomegaly and dilatation of the pulmonary artery.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] His chest X-ray demonstrated mild cardiomegaly and evidence of pulmonary edema.[radcliffecardiology.com] A chest X-ray demonstrated cardiomegaly with no acute abnormality.[omicsonline.org]

    Missing: Tortuosity of Thoracic Aorta

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