Pneumothorax with chest tube

Case contributed by Dr Aditya Shetty


Sudden onset dyspnea.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Male

Pneumothorax noted on the left side with a partially collapsed lung

An intercostal drainage tube is noted in situ

Case Discussion

Left sided pneumothorax with intercostal drainage tube.

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Case information

rID: 27673
Published: 13th Feb 2014
Last edited: 7th Jan 2020
System: Chest
Tag: shetty
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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