Cardiothoracic Imaging
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Normal male, case 1




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Lateral radiograph
Computed tomography
Magnetic resonance

Motion MRI
Motion MRI
Echo LPLA view
Echo short axis view


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Normal radiograph of a male demonstrates a normal sized cardiac silhouette which occupies slightly less than half of the width of the lower thorax. The horizontal ladder-like configuration of the posterior ribs dominates the image and the anterior ribs which are less clearly seen are more angled superiorly.

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