Normal chest CT

Case contributed by Bruno Di Muzio


Trauma context

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Female

CT Chest


Technique: Volumetric axial images were obtained through the thorax without contrast media injection.

Findings: The lungs and airways are normal. No pleural effusion or thickening. Heart size is normal. No pericardial effusion. The mediastinum structures have normal configuration. Chest wall is unremarkable. 

Conclusion: Normal exam. 

Case Discussion

This case illustrates a normal chest CT exam, for other examples like this one, please refer to the article on normal chest imaging exams.

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