TITLE

Detection of Retroperitoneal Hemorrhage After Translumbar Aortography by Computerized Tomography

AUTHOR(S)
Yandow, Donald; Wojtowycz, Myron; Alter, Albert; Crummy, Andrew
PUB. DATE
October 1980
SOURCE
Angiology;Oct1980, Vol. 31 Issue 10, p655
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Thirty-seven patients were examined by CT scan within 24 hours of translumbar aortography. Eighteen of them had signs of hemorrhage, of which psoas asymmetry was the most common. Para-aortic densities and obliteration of the aorta were the next most frequent manifestations. CT scanning can be a useful tool in selected cases to detect or follow hemorrhage after aortography by the translumbar approach.
ACCESSION #
16400808

 

Related Articles

  • A targeted viewing. Casci, Tanita // Nature Reviews Genetics;Jun2006, Vol. 7 Issue 6, p412 

    Discusses research being done on a hybrid vector for ligand-directed tumor targeting and molecular imaging. Reference to a study done by A. Hajitou et al, published in the 2006 issue of "Cell"; Development of a tool that would integrate tumor targeting and molecular-genetic imaging; Use of a...

  • Concepts behind Three-Dimensional Planning for Aortic Procedures. Greenberg, Roy K. // Vascular;Nov2005 Supplement, Vol. 13, pS91 

    The article explains the importance of imaging to the endovascular interventionalist when addressing aortic problems. Imaging options for the aorta include computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Two types of CT scans in terms of acquisition are identified. Details about...

  • Assessment of vascular contrast and wall motion of the aortic root and ascending aorta on MDCT angiography: dual-source high-pitch vs non-gated single-source acquisition schemes. Christensen, Jared; Seaman, Danielle; Lungren, Matthew; Hurwitz, Lynne; Boll, Daniel // European Radiology;May2014, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p990 

    Objectives: This retrospective study assessed whether dual-source high-pitch computed tomographic angiography (CTA) offered advantages over single-source standard-pitch techniques in the evaluation of the ascending aorta. Methods: Twenty patients who received both thoracic dual-source high-pitch...

  • Predicting Intracranial Traumatic Findings on Computed Tomography in Patients with Minor Head Injury: The CHIP Prediction Rule.  // Annals of Internal Medicine;3/20/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 6, pI55 

    The article provides information about the prediction of intracranial traumatic findings in patients with minor head injury. A minor blow to the head can lead to serious trouble if it causes bleeding. Thus, a computed tomography scan is needed if the patient has at least one major or two minor...

  • Modern imaging techniques: applications in the management of acute aortic pathologies. Nagpal, Prashant; Khandelwal, Ashish; Saboo, Sachin S.; Bathla, Girish; Steigner, Michael L.; Rybicki, Frank J. // Postgraduate Medical Journal;Aug2015, Vol. 91 Issue 1078, p449 

    Acute aortic pathologies include traumatic and non-traumatic life-threatening emergencies of the aorta. Since the clinical manifestation of these entities can be non-specific and may overlap with other conditions presenting with chest pain, non-invasive imaging plays a crucial role in their...

  • Flat-panel detector volumetric CT for visualization of subarachnoid hemorrhage and ventricles: preliminary results compared to conventional CT. Doelken, M.; Struffert, T.; Richter, G.; Engelhorn, T.; Nimsky, C.; Ganslandt, O.; Hammen, T.; Doerfler, A. // Neuroradiology;Jun2008, Vol. 50 Issue 6, p517 

    The aim of this study was to compare flat-panel volumetric CT (VCT) to conventional CT (cCT) in the visualization of the extent of subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) and the width of the ventricles in patients with acute SAH. Included in the study were 22 patients with an acutely ruptured cerebral...

  • Advanced imaging in acute stroke management-Part II: Magnetic resonance imaging. Saini, Monica; Butcher, Ken // Neurology India;Sep2009, Vol. 57 Issue 5, p550 

    Worldwide, non-contrast computed tomography (NCCT) has been the imaging modality of choice in acute stroke, primarily due to its accessibility and short acquisition time. However, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), specifically diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI), is much more sensitive to...

  • Uso de software corno ferramenta pedagógica no processo de ensino aprendizagem da mamografia digital. EIias, Simone; Pires, Silvio Ricardo; Patrocinio, Ana Claudia; Medeiros, Regina Bitelli // Radiologia Brasileira;mar/abr2009, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p115 

    OBJECTIVE: The present study was aimed at evaluating the performance of residents trained in the reading of conventional and digital mammography images with a specific computational tool. MATERIALS AND METHODS: The training was accomplished in the Laboratory of Medical Images Qualification...

  • Positron-Emitting Isotopes Produced on Biomedical Cyclotrons. McQuade, Paul; Rowland, Douglas J.; Lewis, Jason S.; Welch, Michael J. // Current Medicinal Chemistry;2005, Vol. 12 Issue 7, p807 

    This review will discuss the production and applications of positron-emitting radionuclides for use in Positron Emission Tomography (PET), with emphasis on radionuclides that can be produced onsite with a biomedical cyclotron. In PET the traditional radionuclides of choice are 11C, 13N, 15O and...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics