From the case: Empyema necessitans

Axial C+ delayed
System: Chest
Modality: CT (C+ delayed)

- “ This is a case of empyema necessitans, also known as empyema necessitatis, which is an empyema with outward extension into the neighboring chest w...”

Used in the following article:

  • Empyema necessitans - “ Empyema necessitans (also sometimes spelled as empyema necessitasis) refers to extension of a pleural infection out of the thorax and into the nei...”

View full size version of Empyema necessitans

Updating… Please wait.

 Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

 Thank you for updating your details.