Indian Journal of Anaesthesia  
About us | Editorial board | Search | Ahead of print | Current Issue | Past Issues | Instructions
Home | Login  | Users Online: 2360  Print this pageEmail this pageSmall font sizeDefault font sizeIncrease font size    


CASE REPORT
Year : 2019  |  Volume : 63  |  Issue : 8  |  Page : 663-666

Coronary artery calcification on chest computed tomography scan – Anaesthetic implications


Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care and Pain, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Swapnil Y Parab
13, Periyar, Anushaktinagar, Mumbai - 400 094, Maharashtra
India
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/ija.IJA_40_19

Rights and Permissions

The significance of coronary artery calcification noted on noncontrast chest computed tomography (CT) scan is unknown. We report a case where coronary artery calcification on chest CT scan incidentally detected in an asymptomatic patient who was found to have significant coronary artery disease which resulted in perioperative morbidity.


[FULL TEXT] [PDF]*
Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed517    
    Printed0    
    Emailed0    
    PDF Downloaded55    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal