Items tagged “chest”

63 results found
Case

Cooling blanket

 Diagnosis not applicable
Dr Jayanth Keshavamurthy
Published 09 Jan 2014
54% complete
X-ray
Article

Pneumomediastinum (summary)

This is a basic article for medical students and other non-radiologists Pneumomediastinum describes air/gas within the mediastinum and is readily demonstrated on CT and may be seen on a chest radiograph. Reference article This is a summary article; read more in our article on pneumomediastinu...
Case

Anti-synthetase syndrome (anti-Jo1)

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Matt A. Morgan
Published 05 Nov 2014
98% complete
CT
Article

Endobronchial metastases (mnemonic)

Primary neoplasms which may result in endobronchial metastases may be memorized by utilizing the following mnemonic: Kiss My RBC 1  Mnemonic K: Kaposi sarcoma M: melanoma R: renal cell carcinoma B: breast cancer C: colorectal carcinoma, cervical carcinoma, carcinoid See also endobronchi...
Article

Pulmonary embolism (summary)

This is a basic article for medical students and other non-radiologists Pulmonary embolism refers to occlusion of the pulmonary arteries or its branches, usually via venous thrombus. Reference article This is a summary article; read more in our article on pulmonary embolism. Summary epidemi...
Article

Lung cancer (summary)

This is a basic article for medical students and non-radiologists Lung cancer is the most common cancer worldwide and refers to malignancy originating in the airways or pulmonary parenchyma. Clinical presentation Patients may be asymptomatic until locally advanced or metastatic disease. The m...
Case

Halo sign: differential in a gastrointestinal oncology patient

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Matt A. Morgan
Published 08 Jan 2015
98% complete
CT
Case

Beta thalassemia major

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Matt Skalski
Published 22 Jan 2015
75% complete
X-ray
Case

Congenital pulmonary airways malformation

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Aliakbar Sahraei
Published 30 Jul 2015
95% complete
X-rayCT
Case

Radiation-induced pulmonary fibrosis

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Thiago Andre Adame
Published 04 Apr 2015
83% complete
CT
Article

Chest x-ray: ABCDE (summary)

This is a basic article for medical students and other non-radiologists Chest x-ray review is a key competency for medical students, junior doctors and other allied health professionals. Using A, B, C, D, E is a helpful and systematic method for chest x-ray review: A: airways B: breathing (th...
Case

Sarcoidosis (stage I)

Hilar and mediast...
 Diagnosis certain
Dr Sebastian Tschauner
Published 07 Jan 2016
95% complete
X-rayCT
Case

Pericardial sleeve recess

Ovoid structure c...
 Diagnosis certain
Dr Luke Danaher
Published 23 Jan 2016
92% complete
CT
Article

Chest x-ray: lines and tubes (summary)

This is a basic article for medical students and other non-radiologists Chest x-ray lines and tubes can be easily assessed and should be the first thing that you look at when reviewing a chest x-ray. Assessment of their position is important, but they also give you an idea about how sick the pa...
Case

Pleural plaques

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Calvin Gan
Published 03 Mar 2016
69% complete
X-ray
Case

Hemopneumothorax secondary to rib fractures

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Alborz Jahangiri
Published 20 Jun 2016
95% complete
X-rayCT
Case

Nipple shadows

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Sebastian Tschauner
Published 07 Dec 2016
94% complete
X-ray
Article

Thoracic spine sign (ultrasound)

The thoracic spine sign on lung ultrasound is an indirect indicator of the presence of a pleural effusion or hemothorax. It represents the visualization of the vertebral bodies in the thoracic cavity above the diaphragm which are usually not seen unless there is a fluid collection.  Radiographi...
Case

Pleural thickening: illustrations

 Diagnosis not applicable
Dr Matt Skalski
Published 12 May 2017
35% complete
Diagram
Case

Coronary stent on chest x-ray

 Diagnosis certain
Konstantin Benno Bräutigam
Published 12 Feb 2018
88% complete
X-ray

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