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
Tuesday, December 23, 2008
This 16 year old came for routine chest x-ray. Physical examination showed he had a pigeon chest. His CXR showed thoracic scoliosis and straightening of the left heart border. The chest is barrel-shaped and the upper half is more lucent relative to the lower half.