Saddle pulmonary embolism

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam


25 year-old male with history of shortness of breath.

Patient Data

Age: 25
Gender: Male

Case Discussion

CTPA demonstrates saddle pulmonary embolism. DVT was confirmed by US Doppler study of the lower limb.

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Case information

rID: 9177
Published: 22nd Mar 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
System: Vascular, Chest
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