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Cardiac Anatomy 

Cardiac Anatomy
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Cardiac Anatomy
Author(s):

Matthew W. Martinez

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199941186.003.0002
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date: 05 May 2021

The purpose of this chapter is to provide an overview of cardiac anatomy. Distinguishing cardiac anatomic features can be difficult, especially in persons with congenital heart disease. This chapter provides a brief overview of common anatomy and provides real-life examples of views typically encountered when interpreting cardiac MR images. Continuous review of normal cardiac anatomy is an ongoing process for the cardiac imager.

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