CARDIOLOGY

Interstitial Lung Disease: A Picture Book

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Figure S2-1 Normal Figure S2-2 Comments Note that the pulmonary vessels are the only structures seen within the air-filled lung. They branch, taper, and are barely visible as they reach…

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Unknown Cases: The Ultimate Challenge

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These quizzes were set up in the prior edition to simulate the oral boards in radiology. The oral boards have been discontinued, but you may find it interesting to “work…

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Segmental Anatomy

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Each lung is divided into lobes and each lobe is divided into segments. Each segment is supplied by its own bronchus, which is called a segmental bronchus. We will learn…

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More Unknown Cases: On Your Own

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Welcome to the real world of radiology! Section A ( the real world ) contains 10 cases with the patient’s age, sex, and a brief history. Section B (the real,…

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The Pleural and Extrapleural Spaces

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The pleural cavity is a true space between the visceral and parietal pleura. The extrapleural space, a potential space, lies between the rib cage and the adherent parietal pleura. Each…

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Cardiovascular Disease

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To analyze cardiovascular disease fully, the heart, pulmonary vessels, lungs, and pleural space must all be studied. Every beginner should be able to recognize the cardiovascular structures, cardiomegaly, and left…

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Understanding the Mediastinum

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The mediastinum is the area between the right and left lungs, bounded by the medial-parietal pleura. Mediastinal diseases can be difficult to detect on chest x-ray because most diseases are…

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Quiz

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A Dozen Great Cases Challenge Each case tests your ability to apply the fundamental principles we have just gone over and over. Suggestions 1. Read the history. 2. Evaluate the…

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