By Randy Ray Richardson
Atlas of Pediatric Cardiac CTA is a concise visible consultant to the imaging of congenital middle ailment in babies and kids. The booklet specializes in the usage of cardiac CTA imaging for pediatric sufferers as specified from grownup sufferers, with an emphasis on innovations for retrospective and potential scanning, relief of the radiation dose, and CT information processing and research. It additionally describes cardiac CTA evaluate seek styles to evaluate the complicated anatomy in congenital center sufferers. As pediatric sufferers frequently current with a number of findings, separate chapters are dedicated to the main buildings of the cardiovascular approach, observed with large imaging examples of the atria, ventricles, nice vessels, coronary arteries, lungs and airlines, and the situs. The publication concludes with a evaluation of shunts, approaches, and surgical procedures utilized in the administration of this affliction. Atlas of Pediatric Cardiac CTA is a useful source for radiologists, cardiologists, and different clinicians concerned with the care of pediatric sufferers with congenital center disease.
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12 Frontal projection color-coded (a) and axial cardiac CTA (b) images showing a single ventricle (D in b, E in a) with the absence of a pulmonary artery and pulmonary outflow tract. A common atrium also is present (A). Notice that there is situs inversus with the apex of the heart (E) on the right and the inferior vena cava (C) on the left. An anomalous vertical vein drains the pulmonary veins (pink). Notice that the umbilical venous catheter enters the right side of the common atrium (B) 52 6 Evaluation of the Ventricles Tetralogy of Fallot with Pulmonic Stenosis Patients with tetralogy of Fallot (TOF) clasically have an overriding aorta, VSD (subaortic), RVOT stenosis or atresia, and right ventricular hypertrophy.
A moderator band may help identify the right ventricle, which may be important in patients with transposition. R. 1007/978-1-4614-0088-2_6, © Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013 41 6 42 Evaluation of the Ventricles Normal Anatomy a Fig. 1 (a, b) Two axial views from a cardiac CTA demonstrating the typical anatomy of the right and left ventricles. (a) A prominent moderator band (B), which extends from the interventricular septum (A) to the free wall of the right ventricle. Notice how thin the membranous portion of the interventricular septum is compared to the more muscular portion (A).
The right ventricle often is markedly a Evaluation of the Ventricles hypoplastic (rudimentary) or absent, with essentially a common ventricle. Associated anomalies include transposition of the great vessels, pulmonic atresia, and pulmonic stenosis. The ventricles often are in a stacked or inverted position. b C A B c C D A Fig. 11 Axial image (a) and inferior (b) and anterior (c) projections from a cardiac CTA. The right ventricle (D) is very hypoplastic (rudimentary); the left ventricle (A) is enlarged and receives blood from the right atrium (C) via the tricuspid valve and the left atrium (B) via the mitral valve.
Atlas of Pediatric Cardiac CTA: Congenital Heart Disease by Randy Ray Richardson