Pneumopericardium

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X-ray

X-rays of the chest demonstrate the heart to be outlined by air, consistent with pneumopericardium

Case Discussion

These images are from Dr. Paula Brill's excellent pediatric radiology collection.

Dr. Brill is a professor in the department of radiology (pediatric section) at Weill Cornell.

This case was donated to Radiopaedia.org by Radswiki.net.

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Case information

rID: 11794
Case created: 20th Oct 2010
Last edited: 17th Sep 2015
Systems: Chest, Paediatrics
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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