This site is intended for healthcare professionals

Go to /sign-in page

You can view 5 more pages before signing in

Radiological appearance of left ventricular aneurysm

Last reviewed dd mmm yyyy. Last edited dd mmm yyyy

Authoring team

A left ventricular aneurysm usually affects the anterolateral and apical parts of the left ventricle.

Chest X-ray features include:

  • a large heart with a configuration of left ventricular enlargement, or;
  • localized bulge in the border of the left ventricle (may occur apically or laterally)
  • a left ventricular aneurysm may go on to calcify

Create an account to add page annotations

Add information to this page that would be handy to have on hand during a consultation, such as a web address or phone number. This information will always be displayed when you visit this page

The content herein is provided for informational purposes and does not replace the need to apply professional clinical judgement when diagnosing or treating any medical condition. A licensed medical practitioner should be consulted for diagnosis and treatment of any and all medical conditions.


Copyright 2024 Oxbridge Solutions Limited, a subsidiary of OmniaMed Communications Limited. All rights reserved. Any distribution or duplication of the information contained herein is strictly prohibited. Oxbridge Solutions receives funding from advertising but maintains editorial independence.