From the case: Pleural effusion

X-ray
Frontal
Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ A small amount of effusion accumulates in a subpulmonic location, causing slight elevation of the hemidiaphragm. As the fluid increases, the flui...”

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  • Pleural fluid (summary) - “ This is a basic article for medical students and other non-radiologists Pleural fluid describes fluid within the pleural space. Fluid may be simp...”
  • Lobar collapse (summary) - “ This is a basic article for medical students and other non-radiologists Lobar collapse is relatively common and occurs following obstruction of a...”

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