This 59-year-old female with a history of metastatic breast carcinoma presents with shortness of breath. Please use sonography to examine her heart.
This 44-year-old female with a history of cardiomyopathy presents with progressive shortness of breath. Vitals: T=36 C BP= 90/p mmHg HR= 95 bpm RR=32 bpm O2 sat= 94% on 100% non-rebreather mask. Please evaluate the patient’s heart with sonography.
This 86-year-old male patient presents with chest pain and hypotension. Please perform a cardiac exam with sonography.
We bring you our weekly SonoSim Ultrasound Challenge! Can you give us the correct answer? This 75-year-old male presents with weakness and shortness of breath. What does this ultrasound clip obtained from the cardiac parasternal window show? Click here to see the correct answer: Large-sized pericardial effusion (limited expansion of right ventricle); Concentric left ventricular …
We bring you our weekly SonoSim Ultrasound Challenge! Can you give us the correct answer? This 62-year-old male with a history of cardiomyopathy and an AICD presents with two AICD discharges in rapid succession. Using echocardiography, what findings are evident? Answer: Markedly dilated left ventricular cavity size; Markedly decreased left ventricular ejection fraction (20%); Global …
This 84-year-old male with history of renal failure presents with swelling of his lower extremities. Using ultrasound, what is the most likely diagnosis?
This 32-year-old male presents with chest pain, shortness of breath, and lightheadedness. Using ultrasound, what is the most likely diagnosis?