Frontal
Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ Pulmonary embolism can be suspected on X-ray if there is associated pulmonary infarction, which appears as a wedge-shaped pleural-based opacity, r...”

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  • Pulmonary embolism (summary) - “ This is a basic article for medical students and other non-radiologists Pulmonary embolism refers to occlusion of the pulmonary arteries or its b...”
  • Hampton hump - “ Hampton hump refers to a dome-shaped, pleural-based opacification in the lung most commonly due to pulmonary embolism and lung infarction (it can ...”

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