Holly leaf sign

The holly leaf sign refers to the appearance of pleural plaques on chest x-rays. Their irregular thickened nodular edges are likened to the appearance of a holly leaf.


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rID: 12399
System: Chest
Section: Signs
Tag: pleura
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