From the case: Pleural effusion

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Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ Simple pathology, but important radiological lesson - white out of the hemithorax. Is the trachea in the normal position, pushed or pulled? The ...”

Used in the following article:

  • Pleural effusion (summary) - “ This is a basic article for medical students and other non-radiologists Pleural effusions are collections of fluid within the pleural space. The ...”
  • Large unilateral pleural effusion - “ When a pleural effusion is large and unilateral, concern for an underlying abnormality should be raised. Causes include: tumor bronchogenic carc...”
  • Pleural effusion - “ Pleural effusions are abnormal accumulations of fluid within the pleural space.  They may result from a variety of pathological processes which ov...”

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