Peripheral lung opacities (mnemonic)

Mnemonics for peripheral lung opacities seen on chest x-ray or CT are useful to remember differentials. Examples include:

  • AEIOU
  • SIC CUE

Mnemonics

AEIOU
SIC CUE
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Article information

rID: 4995
System: Chest
Section: Mnemonics
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • SICCUE (mnemonic)
  • AEIOU (mnemonic)
  • Peripheral opacities on CT (mnemonic)
  • Peripheral lung opacities (mnemonic)
  • SIC CUE (mnemonic)
  • Peripheral opacities on chest x-ray (mnemonic)

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