Eight-channel multidetector computed tomography: unique potential for pediatric chest computed tomography angiography.


Journal Article

This case report of a possible aortic pseudoaneurysm after coarctectomy in a 12-month-old boy illustrates the unique considerations when performing pediatric cardiovascular CT angiography in young children. With newer (8-channel) multidetector technology, many of the complexities of performing diagnostic angiography, including sedation, breathing artifact, and intravenous contrast material administration, can be reduced or eliminated.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Denecke, T; Frush, DP; Li, J

Published Date

  • October 2002

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 17 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 306 - 309

PubMed ID

  • 12362069

Pubmed Central ID

  • 12362069

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0883-5993


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States