Normal anterior lung (ultrasound)

Case contributed by Dr David Carroll

Presentation

Complaining of mild exertional dyspnea.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male
Ultrasound

Lung sliding present. In the presence of long path reverberation artefacts repeating at regular multiples of the distance from the chest wall to the VPPI, suggests aerated lung (A-profile if bilateral).

Case Discussion

Normal scan for reference. 

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Case information

rID: 61382
Published: 30th Jun 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: St. George's University

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