Mastectomy (left)

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones


Increased shortness of breath. No other history given on request card.

Patient Data

Age: 65
Gender: Female

Initial plain film


Case Discussion

This 66 year old lady with breathlessness has had a previous mastectomy giving rise to the difference in the transradiency of the hemithoracies.

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Case information

rID: 14214
Published: 7th Jul 2011
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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