Skin fold artefact
Recent falls, decreased air entry at right base ? haemo/pneumothorax
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Inspiratory and expiratory CXRs.
Skin fold at the right base on the inspiratory study, which initially could be mistaken for a pneumothorax. However the air markings beyond this line and its resolution on the next study show it is not a pneumothorax.
Lungs clear. Healed bilateral rib fractures (left 6th, rigth 9th).
Skin fold artefact potentially mimicking a pneumothorax.