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
Monday, January 26, 2009
These 2 radiographs of asymptomatic foreign workers showed different types of pulmonary calcifications. The radiograph above showed multiple plate like calcification while the lower radiograph showed a rounded calcification. The aetiology for both is more likely to be tuberculous.