From the case: Extrapleural hematoma

This CT image sho...
Coronal non-contrast
This CT image shows the hematoma displacing the extrapleural fat which is seen like a thin hypodense line.
System: Chest
Tag: trauma
Modality: CT (non-contrast)

- “ Extrapleural hematoma is usually caused by trauma. It is produced by rutpure of intercostal or internal mammary vessels. There is no interruption...”

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  • Extrapleural hematoma - “ Extrapleural hematomas are uncommon and usually seen in the context of rib fracture, subclavian venous catheter traumatic insertion, and blunt che...”

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