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A Systematic Approach to Chest X-Ray Analysis, I

  • Jeffrey S. Klein

Abstract

This seminar will review the approach to commonly encountered chest radiographic (CR) abnormalities, with a focus on an approach to differential diagnosis and the use of ancillary imaging studies for specific characterisation of radiographic findings.

Keywords

Interstitial Lung Disease Mediastinal Mass Solitary Pulmonary Nodule Pericardial Disease Pleural Disease 
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© Springer-Verlag Italia 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jeffrey S. Klein
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  1. 1.Department of RadiologyUniversity of Vermont College of MedicineBurlingtonUSA

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