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Increased aortic wall thickness on CT as a sign of prosthetic valve endocarditis.

Journal article
Authors Erika Fagman
Odd Bech-Hanssen
Agneta Flinck
Carl Lamm
Gunnar Svensson
Published in Acta radiologica (Stockholm, Sweden : 1987)
Volume 57
Issue 12
Pages 1476-1482
ISSN 1600-0455
Publication year 2016
Published at Institute of Clinical Sciences, Department of Radiology
Institute of Medicine, Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine
Pages 1476-1482
Language en
Subject categories Cardiovascular medicine


Increased wall thickness in the aortic root has been suggested as an early sign of prosthetic valve endocarditis (PVE). However, there are no previous studies on the aortic wall thickness after aortic valve replacement (AVR) or in patients with PVE.

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