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LP long axis

Apical 2-chamber

Short axis LV

Short axis, aorta

Four chamber

Subcostal




Short axis view of left ventricle


 

View example 1

View example 1

Animation

3D viewplane example

View plane notes:

The myocardial segments are presented en-face with the anterior and antero-septum presented superiorly and the posterior and inferior walls in the lower portion of the wedge view. The contractile motion should be symmetric toward the mid-portion of the myocardial cavity.

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