System: Chest
Section: Signs
Tag: stub
Modality: Ultrasound

- “ Example of the lung point sign which is a highly specific sign of pneumothorax on ultrasound.  Case courtesy of Dr Kylie Baker.  ”

Used in the following article:

  • Lung point sign - “ The lung point sign is a highly specific ultrasound sign of pneumothorax. It involves visualising the point where the visceral pleura (lung) begin...”
  • Pneumothorax (ultrasound) - “ Pneumothorax is a serious potential consequence of blunt thoracic trauma and, if misdiagnosed, it may quickly become life-threatening. For a disc...”

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