Normal anterior lung (ultrasound)

Case contributed by Dr David Carroll


Complaining of mild exertional dyspnea.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male

Lung sliding present. In the presence of long path reverberation artefacts repeating at regular multiples of the distance from the chest wall to the VPPI, suggests aerated lung (A-profile if bilateral).

Case Discussion

Normal scan for reference. 

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Case information

rID: 61382
Published: 30th Jun 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: St. George's University

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