Despite recent technological advancement, plain x-rays are here to stay. We still do not know everything there is on a plain x-ray. Enjoy this moment - Dr Rahman Consultant Radiologist
Saturday, November 8, 2008
Bilateral pleural effusion
53 year old poorly controlled diabetic presented with dyspnoea on exertion and orthopnea. CXR showed bilateral pleural effusion consistent with the clinical diagnosis of congestive cardiac failure. Note that the heart is not enlarged.