of the Pleural Spaces

Oct 20, 2017 by in CARDIOVASCULAR IMAGING Comments Off on of the Pleural Spaces

Fig. 1 (a) CXR: pneumothorax is located only in the anteromedial and subpulmonary site. The radiant beam does not tangentially detect any visceral pleural border, and the sign of the…

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Diaphragmatic Injuries

Oct 20, 2017 by in CARDIOVASCULAR IMAGING Comments Off on Diaphragmatic Injuries

A 62-year-old man who was struck by a car: Computed tomography (CT) images demonstrate the absence of the interposition of lungs between the upper abdominal contents and the chest wall…

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Injury

Oct 20, 2017 by in CARDIOVASCULAR IMAGING Comments Off on Injury

Fig. 1 (a) CXR: pulmonary contusions may appear as single or multifocal “ground-glass” area. The ground-glass pattern is indicative of an interstitial damage with partial alveolar filling. (b) Axial CT…

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Tracheobronchial Injuries

Oct 20, 2017 by in CARDIOVASCULAR IMAGING Comments Off on Tracheobronchial Injuries

Fig. 1 Penetrating tracheal injury secondary to intubation. Supine chest radiograph shows overdistention of the endotracheal cuff (dashed line). Furthermore, left pneumomediastinum (arrows), right heart contour outline (arrowheads), and bilateral…

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Injuries

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Fig. 1 Thoracic esophageal injury. Water-soluble contrast medium esophagography: leakage of orally administered contrast material (arrow) In patients with penetrating transmediastinal injury, the most common chest radiographic findings of esophageal…

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Fractures Raising the Question of Abuse

Oct 18, 2017 by in GENERAL RADIOLOGY Comments Off on Fractures Raising the Question of Abuse

and Marguerite M. Caré1 (1) Department of Radiology ML5031, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA   KeywordsFractureMetaphysisRibsPeriosteal reaction 3.1 Fractures Even though fractures of the shafts of long bones may well occur…

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Normal Skeletal Findings Not to Be Confused with Abuse

Oct 18, 2017 by in GENERAL RADIOLOGY Comments Off on Normal Skeletal Findings Not to Be Confused with Abuse

and Marguerite M. Caré1 (1) Department of Radiology ML5031, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA   KeywordsChild abuseMetaphyseal collarBone barkUlnas 2.1 Metaphyseal Collar Understanding the metaphyseal collar is one of the keys…

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Skull, Subdurals, and Brain

Oct 18, 2017 by in GENERAL RADIOLOGY Comments Off on Skull, Subdurals, and Brain

and Marguerite M. Caré1 (1) Department of Radiology ML5031, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA   KeywordsSubdural hemorrhageHypoxic-ischemic injuryAbusive head injury 6.1 The Skull Linear, parietal bone fractures are the most common…

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