Post pneumonectomy syndrome

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Patient Data

Gender: Female
X-ray

Opacified left hemithorax, mediastinal and tracheal shift towards the affected side, crowding of the ribs over the affected side and compensatory overinflation of normal lung.

CT

Opacified left hemithorax, mediastinal and tracheal shift towards the affected side, crowding of the ribs over the affected side and compensatory overinflation of normal lung.

Case Discussion

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Case information

rID: 11811
Case created: 20th Oct 2010
Last edited: 17th Sep 2015
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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