Axial lung window
System: Chest
Section: Signs
Tag: stub
Modality: CT (lung window)

- “ Usually pneumatoceles have a benign course. In the case of superinfection surgery may be indicated.  ”

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  • Swiss cheese sign (lungs) - “ The Swiss cheese sign has been used for the appearance on CT of fluid-containing pneumatoceles, that typically occur following pulmonary laceratio...”

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