Man with Exercise related Chest Pain

Saturday, June 26, 2010
These are two chest X-rays (AP View and Lateral View) of 50 year old man who was complaining of Exercise related chest pain.He also has had one episode of unconsciousness recently.
On physical examination, there was a harsh Ejection systolic murmur heard loudest at the base of the heart is often but not always prominent.The murmur also radiated toward the cardiac apex, but harsh component is lost.His Carotid pulses are slowly rising and low in volume.

Identify these X-RAYS?


ANSWER

Correct Answer is Calcified Aortic Stenosis

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7 comments

  1. Can be due to "Valvular aortic stenosis"

     
  2. aortic stenosis

     
  3. Anonymous Says:
  4. aortic stenosis

     
  5. AS Says:
  6. AORTIC STENOSIS WITH INCOMPETENT AORTIC VALVE.
    WHAT HAS BEEN POINTED IN LATERAL VIEW,SOMEBODY HELP TO UNDERTAND.

     
  7. Anonymous Says:
  8. aortic stenosis

     
  9. Anonymous Says:
  10. Aortic stenosis due to calcification of the Valve which has been pointed by arrows in lat x ray..!

     
  11. Anonymous Says:
  12. senile aortic stenosis

     

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