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Radio-Anatomy of the Thoracic Aorta. 3D Imaging of the Aorta (CT, MRI and 3D Rotational Angiography)

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3D vascular imaging techniques offer a significant advantage over traditional imaging techniques. Using these techniques, we can perform anatomical dissection in vivo, thus helping in identifying disease, and helping in preoperative planning of surgical and endovascular procedures. Technical developments are rapidly evolving, and in the near future even more sophisticated imaging systems will emerge.

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van den Berg, J.C. (2006). Radio-Anatomy of the Thoracic Aorta. 3D Imaging of the Aorta (CT, MRI and 3D Rotational Angiography). In: Rousseau, H., Verhoye, JP., Heautot, JF. (eds) Thoracic Aortic Diseases. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg . https://doi.org/10.1007/3-540-38309-3_1

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