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Chest wall abscess

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation:

35 F swelling in left lower chest wall on anterior aspect - 3 wks.

Modality: Ultrasound

Case Discussion:

Lesion is noted surrounding cartilage of rib.

No central vascularity.

Perilesional vascularity is present . 

Findings correlate with clinical diagnosis of abscess.

Incision & Drainage done - Pus drained.

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