Left horizontal fissure

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Chest pain.

Patient Data

Age: 29
Gender: Female

Note made of accessory left horizontal fissure.

Cardiomediastinal contour within normal limits. Lungs and pleural spaces are clear. No pneumothorax. No displaced rib fracture. No free subdiaphragmatic gas.

Case Discussion

Left horizontal (or minor) fissure is an uncommon anatomical variant. 

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Case information

rID: 31147
Published: 22nd Sep 2014
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Chest
Tag: variant
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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