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Flashcards in Chest Radiology Deck (7):
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Why do inspiratory/expiratory films?

-detect pneumothorax

2

Lateral decubitus veiws for?

-evaluate pleural effusion

3

tension pneumothorax

trachea moves to opposite side

4

Kerley B lines sign of:

congestive heart failure

5

collapsed lung:

trachea moves to same side

6

nodule def:

3-4cm or less

7

mass def

3-4cm or greater