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AcuNav™ Intracardiac Echo Catheter - Atlas Vol. 2


lax5
Long axis view through interatrial septum showing LVOT and proximal aorta, RVOT in cross section. Equivalent to TEE slice at 120-degree rotation and 0-degree flexion.

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2cview
Long axis view through atrial septum from RA showing 2-chamber view equivalent of LV and mitral apparatus in its entirety. Equivalent to TEE slice at 85-105 degree rotation and 0-degree flexion.

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rvot
Long axis view through RV from RA showing tricuspid valve, RV trabeculated region, and RVOT with proximal PA. Useful for guiding ablation in the RVOT and around the pulmonic valve.

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saaoroo
Transseptal short axis view at level of aortic valve.

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cscorlaa
Oblique transseptal 2-chamber view from RA to LA and posterolateral LV showing circumflex artery, LA appendage, and coronary sinus as well as posterior papillary muscle tips. This view is helpful in looking for LA thrombus and in guiding ablations in the LA or proximal pulmonary veins.

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saao124
Another oblique short axis view at aortic valve level with reduced depth, focusing on the atrial septum. This view is especially helpful for color Doppler ASD assessment and to guide transseptal catheterization and ASD closure.

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All images, text, and captions ©2000 - 2009 Starr Kaplan.