X-ray
Lateral
Modality: X-ray (Lateral)

- “ This case is a nice example of emphysema on chest x-ray without overtly flattened hemidiaphragms but quite increased retrosternal airspace that co...”

Used in the following articles:

  • Increased retrosternal airspace - “ Increased retrosternal airspace is an indicator of hyperinflation of the lungs and is usually due to emphysema. The thickness of the space betwee...”
  • Lung hyperinflation - “ Lung hyperinflation is a common feature of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). It is also linked to ageing and other chron...”

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