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What’s Wrong: Answer

June 6, 2018

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CT Chest

There is air in the pulmonary artery!  This is an air embolus (probably iatrogenic from the IV contrast injection).

CT chest 2

Turns out there is also some air in the right ventricle.  Keep air embolism in mind as a very rare complication to imaging with IV contrast.

Author:  Russell Jones, MD

 

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