Pleural effusion - ultrasonography

Case contributed by Dr M Osama Yonso

Presentation

Right chest pain, cough, fever.

Patient Data

Age: 42
Gender: Female
X-ray

Obliteration of the right costophrenic angle, ill-defined area of opacification in right lower zone, bronchovascular signs.

Ultrasound

Same patient showed basal pleural effusion by ultrasound.

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Case information

rID: 16916
Case created: 29th Feb 2012
Last edited: 10th Nov 2015
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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