Measurements of hyperinflation of the lungs

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Flattening of the diaphragm: method of measuring. In this example, the left hemithorax has been measured.

Retrosternal airspace: method of measuring.

Author: Frank Gaillard

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rID: 9200
Published: 23rd Mar 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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