Pneumothorax on shoulder x-ray

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

Presentation

Shoulder pain following trauma

Modality: X-ray

Left sided pneumothorax. No fracture or dislocation. 

Case Discussion

The lungs are an important check or review on shoulder x-rays. Pneumothorax can present, as in this case, with shoulder pain. 

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Case Information

rID: 13592
Case created: 24th Apr 2011
Last edited: 17th Nov 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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