Diagnosis of left ventricular pseudoaneurysm by cardiac CT angiography

Ravi K. Sharma, Rosco Gore, Boaz D. Rosen, Armin Arbab-Zadeh

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We present a case of a patient with left ventricular pseudoaneurysm which was not noted on transthoracic echocardiography but incidentally detected by CT angiography in preparation of ablation therapy for ventricular tachycardia. The patient underwent successful surgical repair of the pseudoaneurysm. The case illustrates the utility of CT angiography for the diagnosis of this rare, but hazardous condition.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)246-247
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of cardiovascular computed tomography
Issue number3
StatePublished - May 2014


  • Cardiac CTA
  • Left ventricular pseudoaneurysm

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine


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