Scimitar syndrome

Case contributed by Dr Paresh K Desai
X-ray

A linear shadow can be seen in in the right lower zone with increasing diameter inferiorly.

Case Discussion

This is the classic appearance of the Scimitar syndrome. It can be associated with hypoplasia of the right middle/lower lobe.

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Case information

rID: 36239
Published: 16th May 2015
Last edited: 24th Dec 2019
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