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Constantine Apostolos Raptis, MD

Associate Professor, Radiology
Division of Diagnostic Radiology
Cardiothoracic Imaging Section
Director, Thoracic MRI
Co-Director, Emergency Radiology

Specialty Areas

Radiology
Emergency Radiology
Cardiothoracic Imaging
Thoracic Radiology

Board Certifications

Radiology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology

510 South Kingshighway Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 314-362-2927
Fax: 314-362-4550

Education

Education

BS: University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 1999
Residency: Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, St. Louis, Missouri 2009
Medical Degree: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 2004
Fellowship: Washington University School of Medicine and Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, St. Louis, Missouri 2010

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Errors in Interpretation of Magnetic Resonance Imaging for Thymic Lesions.
Hammer MM, Barile M, Bryson W, Bhalla S, Raptis CA
J Thorac Imaging. 2018 Dec 17; doi: 10.1097/RTI.0000000000000384.

PMID:
    30562222
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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In-Phase and Opposed-Phase Imaging: Applications of Chemical Shift and Magnetic Susceptibility in the Chest and Abdomen.
Shetty AS, Sipe AL, Zulfiqar M, Tsai R, Raptis DA, Raptis CA, Bhalla S
Radiographics. 2019 Jan-Feb; 39(1)115-135. doi: 10.1148/rg.2019180043.

PMID:
    30547731
    [PubMed - in process]
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Computed Tomographic Imaging of Cardiac Trauma.
Raptis DA, Bhalla S, Raptis CA
Radiol Clin North Am. 2019 Jan; 57(1)201-212. doi: 10.1016/j.rcl.2018.08.009.

PMID:
    30454813
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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CT of Gastric Volvulus: Interobserver Reliability, Radiologists' Accuracy, and Imaging Findings.
Mazaheri P, Ballard DH, Neal KA, Raptis DA, Shetty AS, Raptis CA, Mellnick VM
AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2019 Jan; 212(1)103-108. doi: 10.2214/AJR.18.20033.

PMID:
    30403524
    [PubMed - in process]
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Preoperative CT Findings and Interobserver Reliability of Fournier Gangrene.
Ballard DH, Raptis CA, Guerra J, Punch L, Ilahi O, Kirby JP, Mellnick VM
AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2018 Nov; 211(5)1051-1057. doi: 10.2214/AJR.18.19683.

PMID:
    30085837
    [PubMed - in process]
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CT and MR Imaging of Cardiothoracic Vasculitis.
Broncano J, Vargas D, Bhalla S, Cummings KW, Raptis CA, Luna A
Radiographics. 2018 Jul-Aug; 38(4)997-1021. doi: 10.1148/rg.2018170136.

PMID:
    29883266
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Tumor Staging of Lung Cancer: Essential Concepts for the Radiologist.
Raptis CA, Robb CL, Bhalla S
Radiol Clin North Am. 2018 May; 56(3)391-398. doi: 10.1016/j.rcl.2018.01.006.

PMID:
    29622074
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Mediastinal and Pleural MR Imaging: Practical Approach for Daily Practice.
Raptis CA, McWilliams SR, Ratkowski KL, Broncano J, Green DB, Bhalla S
Radiographics. 2018 Jan-Feb; 38(1)37-55. doi: 10.1148/rg.2018170091.

PMID:
    29320326
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Imaging of Pregnancy-related Vascular Complications.
Plowman RS, Javidan-Nejad C, Raptis CA, Katz DS, Mellnick VM, Bhalla S, Cornejo P, Menias CO
Radiographics. 2017 Jul-Aug; 37(4)1270-1289. doi: 10.1148/rg.2017160128.

PMID:
    28696852
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Magnetic resonance imaging of first trimester pregnancy: expected intrauterine contents in relation to gestational age.
Viets ZJ, Raptis CA, Fowler KJ, Hildebolt CF, Yano M
Abdom Radiol (NY). 2017 Sep; 42(9)2334-2339. doi: 10.1007/s00261-017-1120-9.

PMID:
    28357530
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Traumatic injuries of the diaphragm: overview of imaging findings and diagnosis.
Hammer MM, Raptis DA, Mellnick VM, Bhalla S, Raptis CA
Abdom Radiol (NY). 2017 Apr; 42(4)1020-1027. doi: 10.1007/s00261-016-0908-3.

PMID:
    27641159
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Interobserver reliability for computed tomography findings of adnexal torsion.
Lee MH, Meyers N, Raptis CA, Mellnick VM
Emerg Radiol. 2017 Feb; 24(1)21-24. doi: 10.1007/s10140-016-1437-7.

PMID:
    27572931
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Imaging of the Patient with Thoracic Outlet Syndrome.
Raptis CA, Sridhar S, Thompson RW, Fowler KJ, Bhalla S
Radiographics. 2016 Jul-Aug; 36(4)984-1000. doi: 10.1148/rg.2016150221.

PMID:
    27257767
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Imaging in blunt cardiac injury: Computed tomographic findings in cardiac contusion and associated injuries.
Hammer MM, Raptis DA, Cummings KW, Mellnick VM, Bhalla S, Schuerer DJ, Raptis CA
Injury. 2016 May; 47(5)1025-30. doi: 10.1016/j.injury.2015.11.008.

PMID:
    26646729
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Peripheral Restricted Diffusion: A Common Appearance of Hepatic Abscesses.
Hammer MM, Mellnick VM, Raptis CA, Schmidt R, Fowler KJ
J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2015 Nov-Dec; 39(6)890-5. doi: 10.1097/RCT.0000000000000309.

PMID:
    26466106
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Negative Computed Tomography for Acute Pulmonary Embolism: Important Differential Diagnosis Considerations for Acute Dyspnea.
Green DB, Raptis CA, Alvaro Huete Garin I, Bhalla S
Radiol Clin North Am. 2015 Jul; 53(4)789-99, ix. doi: 10.1016/j.rcl.2015.02.014.

PMID:
    26046511
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Pitfalls in computed tomography of the aorta.
Manlove W, Raptis CA, Bhalla S
Semin Roentgenol. 2015 Jul; 50(3)229-34. doi: 10.1053/j.ro.2015.01.004.

PMID:
    26002244
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Acute traumatic aortic injury: practical considerations for the diagnostic radiologist.
Raptis CA, Hammer MM, Raman KG, Mellnick VM, Bhalla S
J Thorac Imaging. 2015 May; 30(3)202-13. doi: 10.1097/RTI.0000000000000149.

PMID:
    25811354
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Beyond whole-body imaging: advanced imaging techniques of PET/MRI.
Barnwell J, Raptis CA, McConathy JE, Laforest R, Siegel BA, Woodard PK, Fowler K
Clin Nucl Med. 2015 Feb; 40(2)e88-95. doi: 10.1097/RLU.0000000000000567.

PMID:
    25188648
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Emergency thoracic vascular magnetic resonance imaging: protocols and clinical considerations.
Raptis CA, Fowler KJ, Narra VR, Menias CO, Bhalla S
Semin Roentgenol. 2014 Apr; 49(2)157-68. doi: 10.1053/j.ro.2014.01.003.

PMID:
    24836491
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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