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Fig. 3

From: Role of echocardiography in a patient with suspected acute pulmonary embolism: a case report

Fig. 3

a Axial CT slice showing multiple repletion defects in both the pulmonary artery and bilateral lobar arteries, along with peripheral pulmonary consolidations with hypodense zones compatible with areas of hypoperfusion. b Four-chamber apical view of TTE showing the right ventricle with normal diameter and contractility after PE treatment. c Normal (a) TAPSE and (b) TASV as an expression of functionality of the normal right ventricle after PE treatment. CT Computed tomography, TTE Transthoracic echocardiography, PE Pulmonary thromboembolism, TAPSE Tricuspid annular plane systolic excursion, TASV Tricuspid annular systolic velocity

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