Elevated hemidiaphragm

A.Prof Frank Gaillard et al.

Elevated hemidiaphragms can result from many causes:

Differential diagnosis

Other situations which may mimic an elevated hemidiaphragm include:

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Article information

rID: 1265
System: Chest
Section: Gamuts
Tag: refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Elevated hemidiaphragm : differential diagnosis

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Cases and figures

  • Case 1: phrenic nerve palsy
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    Case 2: hepatic mass
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  • Case 3: post lobectomy
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  • Case 4: RUL collapse
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