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Case 1709

Delayed manifestation of traumatic rupture of the diaphragm: intrathoracic herniation of the kidney

Author(s)
E. Kocakoc, A. Kiris, S. Serhatlioglu, A. Cekirdekci, E. Ogur
 
Patient
male, 56 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Chest radiographs
     

    PA chest radiograph shows an opacity in the left lower lung.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Chest radiographs;

    Left lateral chest radiograph shows a homogeneous mass in the retrocardiac area.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Chest radiographs;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Contrast-enhanced CT scan

    Contrast-enhanced CT scan of the chest demonstrating a herniated functional left kidney in the left hemi-thorax.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Contrast-enhanced CT scan;
     
     
PA chest radiograph shows an opacity in the left lower lung.
 
Left lateral chest radiograph shows a homogeneous mass in the retrocardiac area.
 
Contrast-enhanced CT scan of the chest demonstrating a herniated functional left kidney in the left hemi-thorax.
 
 
 
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