CT angiography in the detection of carotid body enlargement in patients with hypertension and heart failure Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Angiography
  • Carotid Body
  • Heart Failure
  • Hypertension
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed

abstract

  • Our results provide imaging evidence that the carotid bodies are enlarged in patients with HF and HTN. Our case-control series suggests that this enlargement can be detected on neck CTA.

publication date

  • November 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s00234-013-1273-3

PubMed ID

  • 24005832

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1319

end page

  • 22

volume

  • 55

number

  • 11