Pneumomediastinum with subcutaneous emphysema

Case contributed by Dr Harris P


Retrosternal chest pain. He had past history of bronchial asthma.

Patient Data

Age: 15 years old
Gender: Male

Pneumomediastinum with subcutaneous emphysema.

Case Discussion

Clinical examination revealed Hamman's sign.

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Case information

rID: 30231
Published: 28th Jul 2014
Last edited: 14th Mar 2016
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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