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Right-sided pneumothorax due to rib fracture

Case contributed by Dr Sajoscha Sorrentino


Patient presented with shortness of breath and right-sided chest pain after falling off a ladder.

Patient Data:

Age: 54
Gender: Male
Race: Caucasian
Modality: X-ray

Case Discussion:

Right-sided pneumothorax and fracture of ribs 8-10.

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