Pneumothorax

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert

Presentation

Right thoracic pain, dyspnoea.

Patient Data

Age: 65 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Right-sided pneumothorax with almost complete collapse of the right lung. Mediastinal shift to the left indicates tension.

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Case information

rID: 16680
Published: 9th Feb 2012
Last edited: 8th Jan 2019
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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