Cardiac imaging in rheumatic diseases.

  title={Cardiac imaging in rheumatic diseases.},
  author={Ruzica Maksimovic and Petar M. Seferovic and Arsen D. Risti{\'c} and Bosiljka D Vujisic-Tesic and Dejan S. Simeunovi{\'c} and Gorica Radovanovi{\'c} and Marco Matucci-Cerinic and Bernhard Maisch},
  volume={45 Suppl 4},
The majority of the imaging techniques in cardiology could be applied in rheumatic diseases (RDs), such as echocardiography, single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT), radionuclide ventriculography, angiography, cardiovascular MRI and CT. Inflammatory pericardial involvement is the most common cardiac manifestation in various forms of RD. Echocardiography is the gold standard for diagnosis of pericardial abnormalities, demonstrating location and amount of pericardial effusion. Cardiac… CONTINUE READING
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