January 2014

Patient with an abnormal arterial wall in this case the radial artery

Clinical information

Dicrete swelling over the radial artery.

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Another case of a patient with an abnormal arterial wall

Transverse image of the abnormal arterial wall
Transverse image of the abnormal arterial wall
Another transverse image of the same radial artery
Another transverse image of the same radial artery
Transverse image with flow The lumen of the aretery is normal. There is no flow is the cystic structures in the eall
Transverse image with flow The lumen of the aretery is normal. There is no flow is the cystic structures in the eall
Longitudial image
Longitudial image
Longitudinal view of the artery
Longitudinal view of the artery
Longitudinal view of the artery
Longitudinal view of the artery
Longitusinal image with flow
Longitusinal image with flow
video
video
Ofcourse we also compared with the normal side. This is the transverse view
Ofcourse we also compared with the normal side. This is the transverse view
this the normal side transverse with flow
this the normal side transverse with flow
This is the normal side with
This is the normal side with
And this is the normal side with flow. When we asked the patient he admitted that he had sustained a trauma to the wrist some time ago. We concluded that perhaps the changes were post traumatic
And this is the normal side with flow. When we asked the patient he admitted that he had sustained a trauma to the wrist some time ago. We concluded that perhaps the changes were post traumatic
MRI
MRI
MRI
MRI
This the longitudinal image of the same abnormal artery. The abnormalities are gone
This the longitudinal image of the same abnormal artery. The abnormalities are gone
normal transvere image with flow
normal transvere image with flow
Longitudinal image with flow
Longitudinal image with flow

Conclusion

The abnormalities in the arterial wall of the radial atery are not caused by adventitial cysts but by post-traumatic changes.

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 42

Created with

  • Hitachi Ultrasound System