From the case: Acute pulmonary edema

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Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ Classic example of the lines (A to C) Kerley described in pulmonary edema. Kerley D lines are diagnosed on a lateral radiograph. All of these line...”

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  • Bat wing opacities (lungs) - “ Bat's wing or butterfly pulmonary opacities refer to a pattern of bilateral perihilar shadowing. It is classically described on a frontal chest ra...”
  • Septal lines in lung - “ Septal lines, also known as Kerley lines, are seen when the interlobular septa in the pulmonary interstitium become prominent. This may be because...”
  • Pulmonary edema - “ Pulmonary edema is a broad descriptive term and is usually defined as an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the extravascular compartments of the l...”

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