Elevated hemidiaphragm

Elevated hemidiaphragms can result from many causes:

Differential diagnosis 

Other situations which may mimic an elevated hemidiaphragm include:

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rID: 1265
System: Chest
Section: Gamuts
Tag: refs
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  • Elevated hemidiaphragm : differential diagnosis
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    Case 1: phrenic nerve palsy
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    Case 2: hepatocelular carcinoma
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    Case 3: LUL collapse
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    Case 4: RUL collapse
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    Case 5: liver metastases
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