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1

What will an LV enlargement look like on rads?

Tall heart and elevated trachea on lateral
Nearly touching L chest wall on DV

2

What will an LA enlargement look like on rads?

Cowboy sign on DV
Valentine heart in cats cardiomyopathy

3

Where will you visualize a L auricular enlargement on a DV radiograph?

2-3 o'clock

4

Increased sternal contact on a lateral thoracic radiograph indicates enlargement of which chamber?

RV

5

Where will a RA enlargement be seen on DV radiograph?

10-11 o'clock

6

Where is the main pulmonary artery seen on a DV radiograph?

1 o'clock

7

Where will you see aortic dilation on a DV radiograph?

11:30-12 o'clock

8

Where are pulmonary veins on radiographs?

Ventral and central