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...”

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  • Lung hyperinflation - “ Lung hyperinflation is a common feature of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). It is also linked to aging and other chroni...”
  • 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...”

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