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Hip fracture xray

 
Dr Alastair Buick
about 3 years ago
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Imaging Case of the Week 209

The following right shoulder x-rays are from a 50 year old with right shoulder pain following a seizure activity. What can be noted?Answer will be posted mid-week.  
emergucate.com
over 3 years ago
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Imaging Case of the Week 208 Answer

On the frontal chest x-ray, the button battery is seen as a double ring (halo), whereas on the lateral chest x-ray, it has a step off. However, it may be difficult to differentiate between a coin and button battery on x-ray.  
emergucate.com
over 3 years ago
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X-rays Questioned for Asthma Exacerbation Without Fever, Hypoxia

Radiography should not be used routinely to detect pneumonia in young children with asthma who do not have fever or hypoxia, according to new research.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
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Risks of X-Rays for Cancer Diagnosis May Be a Mystery to Most Patients

Most patients lack basic knowledge about the risks of radiation exposure from X-rays and other diagnostic imaging tests used to detect cancer, a recent study suggests.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
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Imaging Case of the Week 207 Answer

The chest x-ray shows major neck vessels that are outlined by air, producing the tubular artery sign. This is suggestive of pneumomediastinum.  
emergucate.com
over 3 years ago
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Imaging Case of the Week 207

The frontal chest x-ray is from a 23 year old with shortness of breath after inhaling a chemical. What radiological sign can be seen?With thanks to Dr. Basil Muharb for the image.  
emergucate.com
over 3 years ago
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Imaging Case of the Week 206

The following frontal chest x-ray is from a 60 year old with dyspnoea. What can be noted?Answer will be posted on 25/05/2016.  
emergucate.com
over 3 years ago
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Imaging Case of the Week 205 Answer

The chest x-ray shows an enlarged pulmonary trunk and left main pulmonary artery. There is no cardiomegaly. This patient had a known pulmonary stenosis.  
emergucate.com
over 3 years ago
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Imaging Case of the Week 205

This frontal chest x-ray is from a 27 year old with a cough. What chronic pathology can be noted?Answer will be posted on 18/05/16.  
emergucate.com
over 3 years ago
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You don’t need an X-Ray to diagnose constipation! (Re-post)

I’m not really going out on a limb when I say that constipation is a common diagnosis in the pediatric emergency department. Now, that being said, not all patients that have a diagnosis of constipation are actually constipated. I have certainly seen scenarios where parents have been told that their child is constipated as an explanation for belly pain when the history is actually not that suggestive. Some of these patients even got an X-Ray. And this radiograph is what was used to diagnose them with constipation. Many of you may be familiar with the following Radiology read:  
pemcincinnati.com
over 3 years ago
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Imaging Case of the Week 204

The following facial x-rays are from a 30 year who has been punched in the face. What can be seen?Answer will be posted on 11/05/16.  
emergucate.com
over 3 years ago
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X-Ray depicting Extensive Fractures In Lower Limb Bones

X-Ray of lowelimbs of a 25 year old female who was run over by a truck in legs after an accident. The Patient is currently on Ilizarov supports and is currently steady state without any vital recovery after 8-10 months of extensive limb saving efforts.  
Parantap J. Trivedi
over 3 years ago
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Knee Changes In Osteoarthritis

X-Ray of Knee Joint in a Geriatric Patient With Osteoarthritis.  
Parantap J. Trivedi
over 3 years ago
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Imaging Case of the Week 203 Answer

The lateral neck x-ray shows fish bone lodged in the pyriform fossa of the hypopharynx as shown below. There is air in the prevertebral space secondary to perforation of the hypopharynx.  
emergucate.com
over 3 years ago
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Imaging Case of the Week 203

This lateral neck x-ray is from a 60 year old who has presented with a chicken bone stuck in his throat. What can be seen?Answer will be posted on 4/5/16.  
emergucate.com
over 3 years ago
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Imaging Case of the Week 202 Answer

The abdominal x-ray shows a thumb-printing sign, as seen below, which is indicative of mucosal oedema of the large bowel due to colitis from a variety of conditions (e.g. ulcerative colitis, pseudomembranous colitis, and ischaemic colitis).  
emergucate.com
over 3 years ago
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Imaging Case of the Week 201 Answer

The frontal knee x-ray shows a large osteochondral lesion of the lateral femoral condyle, whereas the lateral knee x-ray indicates a joint effusion.  
emergucate.com
over 3 years ago
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Imaging Case of the Week 201

These knee x-rays are from a 10 year old with a twisting injury to the left knee. What can be seen?Answer will be posted on 20/04/2016.  
emergucate.com
over 3 years ago
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Periosteum Structure, Function; Periostitis, Periosteal Reaction | EHealthStar

Periosteum, endosteum, pericranium, dura mater, perichondrium, Sharpey fibers, periosteal reaction, shin splints, periosteal bruise, periosteal graft, X-ray,  
ehealthstar.com
over 3 years ago