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Cardiac CT: non-coronary applications
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    Cardiac CT for non-cardiac chest pain
    • Mayada H. Issa, M.D.
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      • Vijayalakshmi Rajasekaran,, M.D.

    To the editor, The review by Goapalan, et al. on the non- coronary applications of cardiac CT(1) highlights the appeal of making a diagnosis in a time efficient for patients presenting with chest pain. However it is not uncommon to have other incidental pathological findings which may or may not be related to the presenting symptoms. Researchers have reported a prevalence of 56% of incidental non- coronary findings, 15%...

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