Iranian Journal of Radiology

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Emergent CT Diagnosis of Right Ventricular Rupture Caused by Central Venous Catheter Injury

Sang Hoon Kim 1 , Seung Min Yoo 2 , * , Hwa Yeon Lee 3 , Gun Lee 4 , Hyung Jong Kim 1 , Minjung Shim 1 , Sung-ik Kim 1 , In Song Song 5 , Hye Rin Kim 2 and Charles S White 6
Authors Information
1 Department of Internal Medicine, CHA University College of Medicine, Bundang, Korea
2 Department of Diagnostic Radiology, CHA University College of Medicine, Bundang, Korea
3 Smile Radiologic Clinic, Seoul, Korea
4 Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, CHA University College of Medicine, Bundang, Korea
5 Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Chunju Jesus Hospital, Chunju, Korea
6 Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore Maryland, USA
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Radiology: January 2017, 14 (1); e13483
  • Published Online: October 16, 2016
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: May 26, 2016
  • Revised: July 28, 2016
  • Accepted: August 12, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/iranjradiol.39484

To Cite: Kim S H, Yoo S M, Lee H Y, Lee G, Kim H J, et al. Emergent CT Diagnosis of Right Ventricular Rupture Caused by Central Venous Catheter Injury, Iran J Radiol. 2017 ; 14(1):e13483. doi: 10.5812/iranjradiol.39484.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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