Tension pneumothorax: neonatal

Case contributed by Dr Gagandeep Singh
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Right sided tension pneumothorax with shift of the heart and mediastinum to the left with partial atelectasis involving the left lung.

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Case information

rID: 7226
Case created: 19th Sep 2009
Last edited: 14th Nov 2015
Systems: Paediatrics, Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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