Hydropneumothorax

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete

Patient Data

Age: 50
Gender: Male
X-ray

X ray reveal a large right hydropneumothorax

CT

Computed tomography shows a total collapse of the right lung and a large effusion and pneumothorax, which produces a shift of the mediastinum to the left

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Case information

rID: 25684
Case created: 2nd Nov 2013
Last edited: 14th Dec 2016
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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