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Case 552

Concomitant pericardial and left diaphragmatic rupture, with intrathoracic herniation of the stomach and of the spleen

Author(s)
M. Wintermark, P. Vock, P. Schnyder
 
Patient
female, 71 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Concomitant pericardial and left diaphragmatic rupture, with intrathoracic herniation of the...

    Spiral CT section (5-mm) on T10 level demonstrates concomitant pericardial rupture (arrow) and left diaphragmatic rupture, with intrathoracic herniation of the stomach and of the spleen (From Wintermark M, Schnyder P...

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Concomitant pericardial and left diaphragmatic rupture, with intrathoracic herniation of the stomach and of the spleen;
     
     
Spiral CT section (5-mm) on T10 level demonstrates concomitant pericardial rupture (arrow) and left diaphragmatic rupture, with intrathoracic herniation of the stomach and of the spleen (From Wintermark M, Schnyder P (2000) Trauma of the diaphragm. In Schnyder P, Wintermark M. Radiology of blunt trauma of the chest. Springer, Berlin Heidelberg New York, pp 29-43)
 
 
 
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