Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ obscuration of the left hemidiaphragm (silhouette sign) is indicative of left lower lobe pneumonia in the correct clinical setting other feature...”

Used in the following articles:

  • Silhouette sign (x-rays) - “ Silhouette sign is somewhat of a misnomer and in the true sense actually denotes the loss of a silhouette, thus, it is sometimes also known as los...”
  • Air-space opacification (summary) - “ Air-space opacification is a descriptive term that refers to filling of the pulmonary tree with material that attenuates x-rays more than the surr...”

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