From the case: Scimitar syndrome

X-ray
Abnormal curvilne...
Frontal
Abnormal curvilnear shadow overlying the heart in the right hemithorax - characteristic Scimitar finding.
Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ Scimitar syndrome is also known as hypogenetic lung syndrome with four features (but not all four are always present): lung hypoplasia hypoplasi...”

Used in the following articles:

  • Scimitar syndrome (lungs) - “ Scimitar syndrome, also known as hypogenetic lung syndrome, is characterised by a hypoplastic lung that is drained by an anomalous vein into the s...”
  • Partial anomalous pulmonary venous return - “ Partial anomalous pulmonary venous return (PAPVR), also known as partial anomalous pulmonary venous connection (PAPVC), is a rare congenital cardi...”
  • Congenital cardiovascular anomalies - “ Congenital cardiovascular anomalies are relatively common, with an incidence of up to 1% if small muscular VSDs are included. As a group, there is...”

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