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Case 1801

Pectus excavatum

Author(s)
N.Ramesh, N.El-Saeity, G.Al-Agha.
 
Patient
male, 20 year(s)
 
 
  • Published 07.11.2002
  • DOI 10.1594/EURORAD/CASE.1801
  • Section Chest Imaging
  • Case Type Clinical Cases
  • Difficulty Senior
  • Views 5261
  • Language(s)
  • Figure 1
    Chest PA view
     

    Frontal radiograph of chest showing sloping of the anterior ends of ribs,good delineation of the lower dorsal spine,apparent cardiomegaly,loss of right heart border.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Chest PA view;

    Lateral view showing the depression of the lower half of the sternum and decrease in distance in between sternum and the dorsal spine.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Chest PA view;
     
     
Frontal radiograph of chest showing sloping of the anterior ends of ribs,good delineation of the lower dorsal spine,apparent cardiomegaly,loss of right heart border.
 
Lateral view showing the depression of the lower half of the sternum and decrease in distance in between sternum and the dorsal spine.
 
 
 
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