The #xrayoftheweek is this chest x-ray. What is that device projected over the left side of the chest? Is it a USB stick left in the shirt pocket? Or is it something else?
Wednesday, 28 October 2015
Thursday, 22 October 2015
The #xrayoftheweek is this AP view of the lumbar spine in someone with a chronic disorder and acute pain. What is the underlying disorder and what is the new complication?
Thursday, 15 October 2015
The #xrayoftheweek is these two CT images, in the axial and coronal planes. These images are from a case report that we recently published in BJR case reports. This middle aged woman with a history of diverticular disease presented with left iliac fossa pain and vomiting, so a CT was requested for the assessment of diverticulitis.
What alternative diagnosis do these CT images show?
Friday, 9 October 2015
The #xrayoftheweek is this chest x-ray of a young man with a long term condition. What are the signs on the x-ray and what is the differential for the underlying diagnosis?