aortogram


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Related to aortogram: aortic angiogram, aortic angiography
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a·or·to·gram

n. aortograma, rayos-x de la aorta.
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An aortogram was done, and it showed smooth tapering of the thoracic aorta and abdominal suprarenal aorta (Figure 2a-c).
A extravasation at the mid-descending thoracic aorta was noted by aortogram. The origin of the celiac trunk was from true lumen according to CTA.
The gastroenterologist and surgical team was aboard and decided to have an aortogram. The primary concern was acute mesenteric ischemia, for which the patient underwent a selective SMA arteriography, which revealed a complete (100%) SMA occlusion with proximal intimal dissection and normal celiac axis (Figure 3).
By using a pigtail catheter, aortogram were performed in lateral/shallow RAO position to determine size and shape, narrowest diameter of the PDA and the aortic diameter of the ampulla.
First, an initial descending thoracic aortogram with the use of nonionic iodinated contrast medium (Iodixanol; GE Healthcare) was performed to delineate both bronchial and nonbronchial systemic arteries associated with the bleeding.
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Improved visualization of a coronary artery fistula by the "laid back" aortogram. Br Heart J.1993; 70: 272-3.
Computerized tomography (CT) thoracic aortogram was done to rule out coarctation of the aorta, which was normal; CT coronary angiogram showed no evidence of coronary artery disease (CAD).
Caption: Figure 2: Pelvic aortogram showing a hypervascular area in the region of the cervical ectopic pregnancy (arrowhead) being supplied mainly by the left uterine artery (arrow).
First, in complete aortogram, there was evidence of endoleak type 3 between left renal artery stent and endovascular aortic stent.
Patients who also underwent a graft study, right heart study, aortogram, IVUS (intravascular ultrasounds), or any intervention on top of the routine cardiac diagnostic angiograms were excluded.
Aortogram was not performed for fear of dissection or thrombus embolisation.