From the case: Pericardial effusion

System: Chest
Section: Gamuts
Tag: refs
Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ The vast majority of cardiac silhouette enlargement is going to be from cardiomegaly, but occasionally it will be from a pericardial effusion. The...”

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  • Cardiomegaly - “ Cardiomegaly is a catch-all term to refer to enlargement of the heart, and should not be confused with causes of enlargement of the cardiomediasti...”

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