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CT Evaluation of Pediatric Chest in Routine Practice

  • Marilyn J. Siegel

Abstract

This chapter reviews the applications of computed tomography (CT) in the evaluation of common chest problems in children, in particular, mediastinal masses and congenital lung anomalies. Normal anatomy and anatomic variants and CT techniques are also discussed.

Keywords

Mediastinal Mass Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia Anterior Mediastinal Mass Scimitar Syndrome Soft Tissue Attenuation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marilyn J. Siegel
    • 1
  1. 1.Mallinckrodt Institute of RadiologyWashington University School of MedicineSt. LouisUSA

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