From the case: Golden S sign


Chest x-ray

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

- “ This case demonstrates the typical appearances of a reverse S sign of Golden (aka Golden S sign). This patient had a primary bronchogenic carcinom...”

Used in the following article:

  • Squamous cell carcinoma of the lung - “ Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) is one of the non-small cell carcinomas of the lung, second only to adenocarcinoma of the lung as the most commonly ...”
  • Golden S-sign (lung lobe collapse) - “ The Golden S-sign is seen on both PA chest radiographs and on CT scans. It is named because this sign resembles a reverse S shape, and is therefor...”

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