Published in Cardiovascular Week, June 6th, 2005
The researchers reviewed the heart CT scans of 98 patients. Noncoronary findings were discovered in 60 of the patients, 43 of whom had findings which were either significant or potentially significant. These types of findings included lung cancer and lung disease, aneurysms, emphysema, liver lesions, pancreatic masses and pulmonary embolism.
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