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Transesophageal echocardiographic assessment of a floating thrombus located in the ascending aorta
(BLACKWELL PUBLISHING, 2007)
Transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) has become a unique imaging technique that provides improved visualization of aorta because of its proximity to the esophagus. It is a reliable method for the diagnosis of thoracic ...
Right Atrial Pacemaker Lead Thrombosis Causing Tricuspid Inflow Obstruction
A 75-year-old man was admitted to our hospital with a complaint of progressive dyspnea with effort. The patient had a permanent pacemaker that was implanted 16 years ago. Transesophageal echocardiography revealed a large, ...
Constrictive pericarditis impressing and narrowing the ascending aorta
(BLACKWELL PUBLISHING, 2008)
A 77-year-old male patient was admitted to our institution with 1-year history of progressive dyspnea on exertion, and lower extremity edema. His chest x-ray showed a circumferential pericardial calcification and right-sided ...