Wednesday, December 26, 2012

Surprises at routine medical check up!


Interestingly, there are 2 pathologies:
1. Coarse linear shadows are seen in the left apex. This is consistent with left apical fibrosis.
2. There is a 9mm opacity in the left flank! This is a renal stone. See image below for clearer visualisation.

The learning point here is - No Tunnel Vision. Look around the radiograph so that you will not miss any pathology.

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