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Chest X-ray

Two chest radiographs are proposed: one AP projection, the other lateral projection. The legend is in the middle of the page. Chest X-ray: AP Projection 1, Trachea. 2, Clavicle. 3, 4th posterior rib. 4, Right main bronchus. 5, Right breast shadow. 6, Gastric air bubble. 7, Left hemidiaphragm. 8, Left ventricle. 9, Descending aorta. 10, …

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Atlas of CT Anatomy of the Chest

This photo gallery presents the anatomy of the chest by means of CT (axial reconstructions – mediastinal window). The chest or thorax is the region between the neck and diaphragm that encloses organs, such as the heart, lungs, esophagus, trachea, and thoracic diaphragm.  Computed tomography (CT) of the chest can detect pathology that may not …

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Atlas of CT Anatomy of the Lung

This photo gallery presents the anatomy of the lung by means of CT (axial, coronal, and sagittal reconstructions – pulmonary window).

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