Right-sided pneumothorax due to rib fracture

Case contributed by Dr Sajoscha Sorrentino

Presentation

Patient presented with shortness of breath and right-sided chest pain after falling off a ladder.

Patient Data

Age: 55
Gender: Male

Right-sided pneumothorax and fracture of ribs 8-10.

Case Discussion

Right-sided pneumothorax and fracture of ribs 8-10.
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Case information

rID: 14780
Case created: 28th Aug 2011
Last edited: 5th Apr 2017
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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