Sudden onset breathlessness.
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Large right hydropneumothorax is present causing complete collapse of right lung with contralateral tracheomediastinal shift.
Immediate post intercostal tube drainage radiograph shows some expansion of collapsed right lung with centralization of trachea and mediastinum.
Straw colored fluid was obtained on drainage with high adenosine deaminase level. Patient was started on antitubercular therapy.