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 27 year old man presented with fever and cough. CXR showed a pneumonic consolidation in the right upper zone. Note the opacity is bordered inferiorly by the right horizontal fissure. A diagnosis of pneumonia was made and he was started on a course of antibiotics.