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2012-07-09-10 Coarctation of the aorta ©Francesco Contarin www.TheFetus.net


Coarctation of the aorta

Francesco Contarin, MD.

Clinica SANATRIX. Caracas Venezuela.

Case report:

A 30-year-old patient, G4P3, 35 weeks of gestation was referred to for fetal tachyarrhythmia.
Ultrasound findings were coarctation of aorta and aortic stenosis.

Figures 1-4: Dimension of aortic arch and the postductal coarctation (arrow)



                             

Figures 5: Normal aortic arch                        




 


Figures 6, 7: Aortic coarctation: Preductal coarctation (A) and Postductal coarctation (B)


Figures 8:  Three-vessel view

 




Figures 9: Aortic stenosis





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