Bulging fissure sign of lobar consolidation

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Bulging right horizontal fissure with right upper lobe consolidation and air bronchograms. 

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Bulging right horizontal fissure highlighted in red. 

CT demonstrates right upper lobe consolidation with air bronchograms.

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rID: 11266
Published: 20th Oct 2010
Last edited: 28th Sep 2017
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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