From the case: Empyema

Annotated image
System: Chest
Section: Signs
Tag: lung
Modality: Annotated image

Used in the following article:

  • Split pleura sign (empyema) - “ The split pleura sign is seen with pleural empyemas and is considered the most reliable CT sign helping to distinguish an empyema from a periphera...”
  • Empyema vs pulmonary abscess - “ Distinguishing between an empyema and a peripherally located pulmonary abscess is essential. Lung abscesses are usually managed with prolonged an...”

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