From the case: Holly leaf sign

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

- “ Calcified pleural plaques occur in the context of asbestos exposure. The larger plaques take on a holly leaf configuration. ”

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  • Holly leaf sign - “ The holly leaf sign refers to the appearance of pleural plaques on chest radiographs. Their irregular thickened nodular edges are likened to the a...”

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