Right lower zone consolidation

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones

Medial right lower zone opacity with obscuration of the right heart border. 

Case Discussion

It is useful to know the various manifestations of the silhouette sign on chest x-ray. It is useful to add more information from right lower zone consolidation to right middle lobe consolidation. 

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Case information

rID: 8814
Published: 1st Mar 2010
Last edited: 3rd Oct 2015
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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