Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Orthopedic Teaching

Bony Thorax Case 2

A 20 year old male presents with R sided pleuritic chest pain after being tackled hard playing rugby. Movement of his R arm makes the pain worse. He has swelling over his R upper chest near the sternum. CXR was negative. What does his CT show?

 

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