Case Studies In Small Animal

Cardiovascular Medicine

Case 34

Echocardiograms

Right parasternal long-axis view

Note the aneurysm (defect covered by a membrane) in between the aorta and basilar interventricular septum. The arrow points to the membrane covering what would have been an interventricular septal defect (a VSD wannabee). Ao = aorta; LV = left ventricle; RV = right ventricle

Color flow Doppler video showing flow into the aneurysm and aortic regurgitation

Mark D. Kittleson, D.V.M., Ph.D. All rights reserved.