From the case: Deep sulcus sign

Deep Sulcus Sign
Deep Sulcus Sign
Systems: Chest
Sections: Signs
Tags: stub
Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ This is a supine film which demonstrates a deep sulcus sign at the base of the left hemithorax in keeping with a small pneumothorax . Multiple r...”

Used in the following articles:

  • Pneumothorax in supine projection - “ A pneumothorax does not display classical signs when a patient is positioned supine for a chest radiograph. Instead, the pneumothorax may be demon...”
  • Deep sulcus sign - “ The deep sulcus sign on a supine chest radiograph is an indication of a pneumothorax. In a supine film (common in the ICU), it may be the only in...”

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