X-ray

Supine position

Frontal
System: Chest
Section: Gamuts
Tag: pleura
Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ On supine projections, pleural effusions produce a "veiling opacity", which is due to pleural fluid preferentially collecting posteroinferiorly in...”

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  • Pleural effusion - “ Pleural effusions are abnormal accumulations of fluid within the pleural space.  They may result from a variety of pathological processes which ov...”

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