Pneumomediastinum

Case contributed by RMH Core Conditions

Presentation

Asthma attack

Patient Data

Age: 36
Gender: Male

Chest

Modality: X-ray

Pneumomediastinum tracking to the neck. No pneumothorax is identified on this study. No focal collapse or consolidation.

Case Discussion

Pneumomediastinum is a known complication of acute asthma

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Case Information

rID: 27936
Case created: 27th Feb 2014
Last edited: 13th Mar 2016
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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