Contrast extravasation

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe


Contrast scan not auto triggering.

Patient Data

Age: 70 years
Gender: Male

Extraluminal contrast is seen in the arm consistent with extravasation.

Case Discussion

There are multiple risk factors for contrast media extravasation including cannula site, increasing patient age, and the use of an automated power injector.

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Case information

rID: 48604
Published: 16th Oct 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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