Left lung collapse from right main bronchus intubation

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Intubated patient with the tip of the ETT in the right main bronchus, resulting in complete opacification of the left hemithorax.

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Case information

rID: 10556
Case created: 21st Aug 2010
Last edited: 18th Nov 2015
System: Chest
Tag: cxr
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